Holiday Activities at the McCord Stewart Museum

Holiday Programming

Until January 8, 2023
The McCord Stewart Museum, with the support of iÖGO nanö, offers special programming around the return of the iconic Ogilvy Christmas mechanical windows that have enchanted Montrealers for over 70 years.
Free activities with the purchase of a ticket to visit the exhibitions.

Enchanted Worlds

Free from November 25 to January 8. A presentation of IÖGO nanö.

Relive the magic of Ogilvy’s mechanical holiday window displays with Enchanted Worlds. Discover The Mill in the Forest outside the Museum on the Victoria pedestrian street then enter the Museum to see The Enchanted Village.

+ Free! Captivating game of Seek and Find available free of charge for children at the Museum's Admission Desk.

Fun and creative activities for the whole family

What's on your mind?

Free for children 12 and under
On Wednesdays, December 28 and January 4

During this workshop inspired by the Enchanted Worlds mechanical windows, children ages 7 to 12 will be encouraged to reflect, listen to each other, and discuss a theme chosen by the group.
In collaboration with Les têtes bien faites, specialists in philosophy for children.
*Sold out* Registration required.
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Toy Donations

Welcome! Want to Play?

December 17 to 31

For the fourth year in a row, the Museum and the Centre social d’aide aux immigrants (CSAI) are inviting you to donate a gently used toy to a family that has recently settled in Montreal. To participate, simply drop off your donation in the collection box at the Museum.
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What's cooking in our archives!


In this time of year, the Museum invites you to dive into its Archives collection to rediscover, with nearly 1,000 books and recipes –produced from the 18th to the 21st century, the tastes of yesteryear with recipes that will inspire your holiday menus
Browse recipes

Enchanted Worlds is presented by

Major partner


Press Room

For any press requests (mailing lists, press releases, press kit, or interviews), please contact:

Marc-André Champagne, Officer, Public Relations
514-861-6701, ext. 1239
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