Detailed description (Hochelaga-Maisonneuve)
Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, sometimes called pôle Maisonneuve in some tourism information booklets, includes the Olympic stadium and its surroundings.
The Olympic stadium was built for the 1976 Olympics. You can find many activities near the Olympic stadium, there is the botanical garden and the insectarium, the biodome and the stadium itself. The main entrances to these activities are located around the corner of Sherbrooke street (east) and Pie-IX boulevard.
The Maisonneuve market is also a place to visit, the old market building itself was renovated and a new building was added and there are many events taking place in the market square.
- Surrounding streets :
- Pie-IX blvd. to the west
- Dickson street to the east
- Beaubien street to the north
- Notre-Dame street blvd to the south.
- Metro stations :
- Pie-IX (the Olympic stadium, the Biodome, the Botanical garden, the Maisonneuve market, etc)
- Viau (the Biodome)