The MEM's exhibitions tell the story of Montreal, inviting visitors to see the city from the inside, through life's journeys and experiences.

Featured Exhibition
October 2023 - December 2025

Detours - Urban Experiences

Detours – Urban Experiences is an immersive exhibition that takes you into the world of Montrealers with singular backgrounds.

Temporary exhibition
February 20 to April 28, 2024

Between Past and Present: Forgotten Histories of Montréal

An exhibition by the collective Je suis Montréal, sheds light on the history and identity of Indigenous, Black, and Chinese people whose experiences have been largely erased from the official historical narrative of Montréal.

Temporary exhibition
February 27, 2024 to August 31, 2025

A Mile in My Shoes

Walk a mile in someone else’s shoes and discover the world through their eyes.

From May 14 to October 6, 2024

Milton Parc: Over a Century of Community Building

The exhibition is the result of a collaboration between the MEM and citizens who are passionate advocates for the preservation of the neighbourhood and its history.

Permanent exhibition


Coming up (Summer 2024)

A Project in mind?

The Kiosque — MEM - Centre des mémoires montréalaises

Submit an existing exhibition project to be displayed in the Kiosque, in the MEM's public spaces.