Home Search Menu

20 000 Leagues Over Land and Sea - Exploring Six Centuries of Cartography


On display are world maps, continental maps, maps of countries, sea charts, polar maps, celestial maps and city maps. A selection of navigational, astronomical and surveying instruments as well as globes of the earth and the heavens make up the exhibition. More than six centuries of mapmaking will be presented, with special emphasis on the Age of Discovery, from the 15th to the 18th centuries. This is an outstanding opportunity to discover the little-known yet fascinating world of ancient mapmaking.

Catégorie :
History
Date :
June 12, 2013 to April 13, 2014
Quartier :
Parc Jean-Drapeau

Stewart Museum

Île Sainte-Hélène
Parc Jean-Drapeau
Montréal, Québec

Accessible

Jean-Drapeau

Map Get directions

Your location is too far from the location searched.

Telephone (reservations)
+1 514 861-6701
E-mail
URL
www.stewart-museum.org

Price

Group Rate
$13

Particularity

Wednesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.