The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA) is an art museum in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It is Montreal’s largest museum and is amongst the most prominent in Canada. The museum is located on the historic Golden Square Mile stretch of Sherbrooke Street.
The MMFA is spread across four pavilions, and occupies a total surface area of 45,067 square metres (485,100 sq ft), including 13,000 square metres (140,000 sq ft) of exhibition space. A fifth pavilion is currently under construction, which will have a surface area of 3,460 square metres (37,200 sq ft). This expansion will make it the eighteenth largest art museum in North America. The permanent collection includes approximately 42,000 works. The original ‘reading room’ of the Art Association of Montreal was the precursor of the current library of the museum. It is the oldest library in Canada dedicated to art.
1380 Sherbrooke Street West
Montréal, QC H3G 1J5
+1 514 285-2000