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Old Montreal (French: Vieux-Montréal) is the oldest area in the city ofMontreal, Quebec,(French: Vieux-Montréal) is the oldest area inLocated in the Old Montreal Canada, dating back to New France. the city ofborough of Ville-Marie, the area is bordered on the west by Located St.,the the Montreal, Quebec, Canada, dating back to New France. McGill in onnorth by Ruelle des Fortifications,ison the east by Berri by McGill St., on the by borough of Ville-Marie, the area bordered on the west St. and on the south north by Ruelle des Fortifications, on the east by Berri St. and on the south bythe Saint Lawrence River. Following recent amendments, thethe district has been the Saint Lawrence River. Following recent amendments, district has beenexpanded slightly to to includethe rue des Soeurs Grises in in the west, Saint expanded slightly include the rue des Soeurs Grises the west, SaintAntoine St. in thethe north and SaintHubert Street in the east. It also includes the the Antoine St. in north and Saint Hubert Street in the east. It also includesOld PortPortMontreal. Most of Old Montrealwas declared an an historic district in Old of of Montreal. Most of Old Montreal was declared historic district in19641964the the Ministère des Affairesculturellesdu Québec. . by by Ministère des Affaires culturelles du QuébecOther attractions are: Place Jacques-Cartier, Montreal City Hall, the the Other attractions are: Place Jacques-Cartier, Montreal City Hall, Bonsecours Market, Place d’Armes, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, the Notre-Bonsecours Market, Place d’Armes, Pointe-à-Callière Museum, the Notre-Dame de Montréal Basilica, and the MontrealScience Centre. Architecture Dame de Montréal Basilica, and the Montreal Science Centre. Architecture and cobbled streets in Old Montreal have been maintained or restored and areand cobbled streetshorse-drawn calèches carryingmaintained or restored and are frequented by in Old Montreal have been tourists. Old Montreal isfrequented by horse-drawn calèches the underground city and is served by is accessible from the downtown core via carrying tourists. Old Montrealaccessible from the downtown metro via the underground Southand is served by several STM bus routes and core stations, ferries to the city Shore and aseveral STM bus routes and metro stations, ferries to the South Shore and a network of bicycle paths.network of bicycle paths.