Category : Montreal

McGill University

By: Dick Nieuwendyk – mtltimes.ca   McGill University, named after James McGill, a prominent Montreal merchant from Glasgow, Scotland, whose bequest formed the beginning of one of the oldest universities in Canada.   Upon McGill’s death in December 1813 the Royal Institution for the ...

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Trains, Gingerbread & Carols

by Dick Nieuwendyk – mtltimes.ca   The Dorval Museum of Local History and Heritage, in collaboration with Mr. Ivan Dow, a collector of miniature trains, features an extensive collection of trains and railroad memorabilia from the 1920s to today. Come and relive your ...

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