Notre Dame des Neiges Cemetery
4601 Chemin De La Côte-des-Neiges
Montreal, QC H3V 1E7
+1 514 735 1361
Located on the north side of the mountain and just across from the Protestant Mount Royal Cemetery
, this is one of the largest cemeteries in North America. It offers sheltered trails and even regular bird-watching tours. Some of Montreal
's most illustrious writers, politicians and other notables are buried here, including poet Émile Nelligan, Calixa Lavallée, composer of Canada's national anthem, and George-Étienne Cartier, one of the fathers of confederation. Many historic chapels and buildings dot the grounds.