Maison du Festival

Inaugurated in the century-old Blumenthal Building in 2011 and ceded to the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal for 30 years by the Government du Québec, this vanguard of jazz culture is a flagship attraction in the Quartier des spectacles.

Opening hours

Box office
Monday: Closed
Tuesday and Wednesday: 11:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday and Friday: 11:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Saturday: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (The box office is open until 9 p.m. on the night of a performance.)
Sunday: Closed (The box office is open until 9 p.m. on the night of a performance.)

Médiathèque Jazz/La Presse+
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Friday: 11:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday: Closed
Reservations : 514 288-5992

  • Restaurant le Blumenthal

    The Blumenthal is a Montreal brasserie tucked away in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles. Seven days a week, from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m., it’s the ideal spot for a business lunch, a relaxing happy hour, a pre/post-show meal or a late night dinner with friends. Enjoy the simple, delicious and generous cuisine of chef Rémi Brunelle, with a menu conceived with fresh ingredients and locally-sourced products in a modern and sophisticated décor—regional flavours in an urban environment.


  • L’Astral

    Painstakingly designed for optimal acoustics and sightlines, L’Astral offers the finest possible conditions for staging a show in any genre, all year round. Part of the Maison du Festival, L’Astral is modern, versatile and intimate.


  • Médiathèque Jazz/La Presse+

    Located on the third floor of the Maison du Festival, the Médiathèque Jazz/La Presse+ is the largest of its kind in the world. This jazz resource centre makes audio and video archives, photographs, publications and press reviews available to the public, free of charge.