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Borough Villeray / Saint-Michel

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5 most appreciated building of this borough according to our users
1Marie-Favery School
2Fabre Metro Station
3Saint-Michel Library
4Banque Canadienne Nationale
5115 Studios

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Short History of Villeray district

First housing in Villeray started around 1870. The original center of the district was located somewhere near Saint-Gérard Street south of Villeray Street. The area was a small suburban town which experienced a prodigious boom early in the twentieth century with the arrival of the tramway. From now on, workers could live far from their workplaces. The first line was located on the Lajeunesse Street.

In 1896 the village becomes a city and pretty soon, (September 11, 1905), the small town of Villeray with its 800 inhabitants merged with Montreal city and particularly with the north of former Saint-Denis district. The population was mostly composed of specialized workers.

With the Saint-Hubert Street, which was then one of the biggest commercial centers in Montreal, the small town of Villeray wasn’t missing anything.

It was after World War II that the number of resident goes beyond limits with the construction of numerous apartment blocks and other plex. Today the neighbourhood is integrated in the borough of Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension and its territory is fully developed for at least 20 years.

222 Pictures of Villeray / Saint-Michel, Montréal.


Historical buildings and skyscrapers in borough Villeray / Saint-Michel
Skyscrapers
FTQ Complex
FTQ Complex
Place Crémazie 2
Place Crémazie 2
Place Crémazie 3
Place Crémazie 3
Place Crémazie 4
Place Crémazie 4
Schools and Universities
Roberval Academy
Roberval Academy
St. Arsène School
St. Arsène School
André-Grasset College
André-Grasset College
Louis-Joseph-Papineau School
Louis-Joseph-Papineau School
Churches
Saint-René-Goupil Church
Saint-René-Goupil Church
Saint-Vincent-Ferrier Church
Saint-Vincent-Ferrier Church
Saint-Alphonse d'Youville church
Saint-Alphonse d'Youville church
Église de Dieu Centrale de Montréal
Église de Dieu Centrale de Montréal
Bank
Banque Canadienne Nationale
Banque Canadienne Nationale
Caisse Populaire Desjardins de Jean-Talon-Papineau
Caisse Populaire Desjardins de Jean-Talon-Papineau
Former Caisse Populaire Sainte-Cécile
Former Caisse Populaire Sainte-Cécile
Former Toronto-Dominion Bank Jean-Talon Branch
Former Toronto-Dominion Bank Jean-Talon Branch
Office
Cirque du Soleil Headquarters
Cirque du Soleil Headquarters
Maison des sourds
Maison des sourds
Public Building
Centre Jean-Marie Gauvreau
Centre Jean-Marie Gauvreau
Le Prevost Library
Le Prevost Library
Fire Station No 9
Fire Station No 9
Piscine John. F Kennedy
Piscine John. F Kennedy
Apartments and Condos
Ateliers Castelnau
Ateliers Castelnau
Carter on the Park
Carter on the Park
L'Artisan - in construction
L'Artisan - in construction
Condo Castelnau Phase IV
Condo Castelnau Phase IV
Industrials Building
7250 Marconi
7250 Marconi
250-260 rue Gary Carter
250-260 rue Gary Carter
Hydro-Québec Jarry Building
Hydro-Québec Jarry Building
7250 Mile End
7250 Mile End
Old Houses
Countryside house in St. Michel
Countryside house in St. Michel
3880, rue Jarry
3880, rue Jarry
Monasteries, Religious Buildings
Le Castelnau
Le Castelnau
Monastère des pères rédemptoristes
Monastère des pères rédemptoristes
Maison Bellarmin
Maison Bellarmin
Typical Duplex and triplex
Duplex in Villeray
Duplex in Villeray
Duplex typique
Duplex typique
Metro Station
Jean-Talon Metro Station
Jean-Talon Metro Station
Jarry Metro Station
Jarry Metro Station
Fabre Metro Station
Fabre Metro Station
De Castelnau Metro Station
De Castelnau Metro Station
Contemporary Houses
Maison contemporaine sur Saint-Gérard
Maison contemporaine sur Saint-Gérard
Bosses-Gastéropode House
Bosses-Gastéropode House
City pictures : borough Villeray / Saint-Michel
Streets
Building The Mile Ex
Building The Mile Ex
Jean-Talon Street
Jean-Talon Street
Jean-Talon Street By Night
Jean-Talon Street By Night
Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Boulevard Saint-Laurent
Park
P45 Skate Park
P45 Skate Park
Le Prevost Park
Le Prevost Park
Gabriel-Sagard Park
Gabriel-Sagard Park
Jean-Marie-Lamonde Parc
Jean-Marie-Lamonde Parc
Graffitis
Bring Your Own Graffiti
Bring Your Own Graffiti
Saint-Hubert / Jean-talon
Saint-Hubert / Jean-talon
Oh Yeah!
Oh Yeah!
Public Places
Place de Castelau
Place de Castelau
Place de l'Unité
Place de l'Unité
Horizons
Paysage Industriel sur Saint-Michel
Paysage Industriel sur Saint-Michel
Jarry Park Fountain
Jarry Park Fountain
Crémazie Blvd
Crémazie Blvd
Historical Monuments
Jean Lapierre
Jean Lapierre
Peace Monument
Peace Monument
Christophe Colomb Monument
Christophe Colomb Monument
Wall painted publicities
J. O Bourget Feronnerie
J. O Bourget Feronnerie
Sorbetto
Sorbetto
Tapeo
Tapeo
Bridges / Viaducts
Métropolitain Expressway
Métropolitain Expressway
Others
Jarry Skate Park
Jarry Skate Park
Former Mikes
Former Mikes
Saint-Laurent Jean-Talon Lot
Saint-Laurent Jean-Talon Lot
Le Super Club Video 2000
Le Super Club Video 2000
Converted Landscapes
Le Saint-André en construction
Le Saint-André en construction
Building Graffiti CPE
Building Graffiti  CPE
New Blue Condo on Jean-Talon
New Blue Condo on Jean-Talon
Construction sur Jean-Talon Est
Construction sur Jean-Talon Est
Backstreets
Backstreet in Villeray
Backstreet in Villeray
Ruelle entre la 8iem et la 9iem avenue
Ruelle entre la 8iem et la 9iem avenue
Murals
Chinese dragons
Chinese dragons
Jarry Subway Station Mural
Jarry Subway Station Mural
Mural on Jarry
Mural on Jarry
Seth and Zachary on Papineau
Seth and Zachary on Papineau
Street furniture
City Furniture | Cité des arts du cirque
City Furniture |  Cité des arts du cirque
 


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