Defy conventionA convention centre unlike any other

The Palais des congrès stands alone, with a truly unique offering that defies conventional approaches to create world-class events of every size.

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No matter what your needs, our multidisciplinary experts can provide turnkey solutions featuring leading-edge technologies, ultra-modern, versatile spaces and exceptional planning and management. Learn more about our teams, our unparalleled service, our immersive experiences, our environmental commitment, our city and our exquisite dining. Bon appétit!

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We’re a natural extension of your team

Planning and executing a remarkable event can only happen through close cooperation and unique understanding, two of the features that have helped us build our sterling reputation. At the Palais, our team is a natural extension of yours, working hand in hand to meet your every need, turning the ordinary into the extraordinary.

Reinventing ourselves to better serve you—this is what we do. Tell us about your dream event and we’ll make it happen!

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Your dollar goes a very long way

World-class service isn’t the only added value we offer. In addition to our optimal pricing structures and easy tax rebates, the Canadian exchange rate is highly favorable, which means your dollar goes a lot further. We also offer simplified customs clearance logistics to welcome your attendees with ease, no matter where they come from.

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Make yourself at home

The Palais features three distinct floors with a variety of configurations to suit your every need.

Exhibit level: 200,000 sq. ft. (18,500 m2) of continuous floor space, including a 50,000 sq. ft. (4,600 m2) multi-purpose, column-free hall.

Plenary and break-out level: 112,000 sq. ft. (10,400 m2), including a 45,000 sq. ft. (4,200 m2) ballroom.

Panoramic level: 46,000 sq. ft. (4,200 m2), including a 20,000 sq. ft. (1,900 m2) ballroom and a 12,000 sq. ft. (1,100 m2) terrace, partly covered in season with a 3,600 sq. ft. (334 m2) marquee.

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State-of-the-art solutions

Need to broaden the reach of your event beyond the Palais? No worries. Our leading-edge studios are available upon demand and our ultra-high-tech audiovisual systems, provided by our official partner TKNL, will engage your attendees like never before, wherever they are. No matter what type of event you’re dreaming of—from in-person to hybrid and beyond—we’ve got what it takes to deliver your dreams thanks to our host of expert suppliers, like Showcare.

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Innovative and affordable solutions

True to our commitment to create unforgettable moments and experiences, we offer a unique innovation hub, featuring our Events Lab, which unites a carefully curated collection of innovative Montréal entrepreneurs—over a dozen firms working hand in hand with the Palais to offer services ranging from technology and food to the arts and event logistics, all to help deliver affordable, creative solutions that elevate your event to a whole new level.

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Immerse yourself in the very lastest

OASIS immersion, a space covering over 21,500 sq. ft. (2,000 m2), features contactless walk-through exhibitions driven by 105 laser projectors, 119 surround-sound speakers and 360˚ projections over walls and floors, plus two lightshow exhibits that can all be tailored to your event to create a truly one-of-a-kind experience.

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Our commitment to you and the planet

For years, Montal has been at the forefront of sustainable tourism and its biodiversity initiatives are setting the standard globally. Today, we’re proud to offer a carbon-neutral convention centre where offsetting GHG emissions and contributing to the well-being of the community are part of our daily routine. We also extend that initiative to our partners, offering an innovative carbon-offset program for event organizers and participants.


Our convention centre sits at the heart of a city unlike any other, one consistently ranked among the best in the world for its quality of life. You will no doubt be charmed by our vibrant Euro-American culture and relaxed, peaceful atmosphere. Montréal is a direct flight away from 150+ destinations worldwide and the Palais is only a 20-minute drive from the airport. Plus, when it comes to accommodations, you couldn’t be better served. From prestigious five-star hotels to charming B&Bs, Montréal offers 16,000+ rooms within 10 minutes’ walk from the Palais as well as 4,000+ rooms directly linked to the convention centre. That means less time commuting and more time enjoying your event.

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Led by renowned Executive Chef Simon Devost-Dulude, our catering supplier Capital Traiteur sets the table for your guests with creative, brilliantly presented and sustainable menus, offering local products and a delicious variety of world-class cuisine. What’s more, Capital Traiteur harvests vegetables straight from the rooftop garden of the Palais, adding a uniquely fresh touch to its creations. In addition, all extra food on hand is donated to a local charity that feeds our city’s homeless people. Outside the Palais, you’ll find a world of culinary delights, from street food and food trucks to five-star restaurants, craft beer pubs, caf.s and wine bars. The city is home to 7,000+ eateries reflecting virtually every culture and taste.

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By email at [email protected] or by phone at 514 871-8122 or 1 800 268-8122 (toll-free in Canada)