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Jamaica Pavilion expo 1967

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Building's name

Jamaica Pavilion expo 1967


Location / address
Île Notre-Dame

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Borough Downtown
Arrondissement Ville-Marie
Centre de l'Île

2 floors(overground)

Architect

George F. Eber  


Year of completion
1967

Building type
Public Building

Last update:
2013-01-22

CodeIMTL 4425



Jamaica Pavilion expo 1967


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History and facts about this building
The Jamaica pavilion is one of the few building that still stand after Expo 67. This building is located not far from the Casino de Montreal.
Architect

George F. Eber  
Constructor and other companies involved in construction:
Blauer, Horvath & Associates, Bryan Elliott Limited
Modifications :
M. A. Mathieu

    Île Notre-Dame Area

    This building is located in the «Secteur de valeur patrimoniale exceptionnelle Île Notre-Dame» AKA : "Area of outstanding heritage value Notre-Dame Island".


    Expo 67

    This pavilion was built for the 1967 Universal Exhibition which had the theme Man and his world. The City of Montreal then created from scratch the Ile Notre-Dame Island and made great development on St. Helene Island with among others the extension of the island to connect with Round Island. The Expo was a success with over 50 million visitors.

    Works cited, references, and bibliography


    [Books] Patrimoine en devenir: l'architecture moderne du Québec
    [Books] Sur les traces du Montréal Moderne et du domaine de L’Estérel au Québec.

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