Graham Iddon

  • November 25, 2013 We Drop into Pointe-à-Callière in Montréal

    By: Graham Iddon


    Image from ‘Yours Truly, Montréal' multimedia show / Vestiges sur lesquels le spectacle multimédia Signé Montréal est projeté; remarquez la date
    During two trips to Montréal this past July, as part of our ongoing program of museum tours, the planning team visited the Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History at Pointe-à-Callière near the old city waterfront.
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  • November 12, 2013 The Last of the New Polymer Notes are Released

    By: Graham Iddon


    New Canadian Cash Unveiled From Orbit
    On 7 November, the Bank of Canada released the new five and ten dollar bills into circulation. I won’t say ‘released onto an unsuspecting public’ as the official introduction to the new bills took place last April in a big event in front of the former Museum featuring a live presentation by Chris Hadfield beamed from the International Space Station.
    Content Type(s): Blog
  • November 5, 2013 A Visit to Centre des sciences de Montréal

    By: Graham Iddon


    The Montréal Science Centre building at 2 Rue de la Commune Ouest / L’édifice du Centre des sciences de Montréal situé au 2, rue de la Commune Ouest
    Twice this past July, members of the museum planning team took the train to Montréal to have a look at some of the excellent museums there.
    Content Type(s): Blog