MONTRÉAL, Oct. 16, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Members of the media are invited to a press conference to reveal the results of the 2017 archaeological dig campaign on one of the most significant sites in the country: the site of the first Canadian Parliament, since Montréal was the capital of the United Province of Canada (or the United Canada) from 1844 to 1849.
The media event will be attended by:
Denis Coderre, Mayor of Montréal,
Francine Lelièvre, Executive Director of Pointe-à-Callière
and Louise Pothier, Chief Curator and Archaeologist at Pointe-à-Callière.
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at 10:30 a.m.
Parliament of the United Canada archaeological dig site
Place D'Youville Ouest, entrance via rue Saint-Pierre
The City of Montréal funded the archaeological digs.
SOURCE Pointe-à-Callière, Montreal Museum of Archaelogy and History
For further information: RSVP : 514 872-2687 or [email protected]