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Bell Centre

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Address: 1260 rue de la Gauchetiere Ouest GOO, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (Formerly Molson Centre)
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In season, take in a Montreal Canadiens hockey game at this arena.

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Can't really complain about the Bell Centre. The place is huge! The fans are crazy! The atmosphere is amazing! Going to see a Habs game when you're a fan (even if they lost) is an... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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London, Ontario CANADA
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London, Ontario CANADA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Can't really complain about the Bell Centre. The place is huge! The fans are crazy! The atmosphere is amazing! Going to see a Habs game when you're a fan (even if they lost) is an experience worth every penny. But be warned, you will need lots of pennies! Habs tickets are expensive as it is but once you get there.... More 

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My boyfriend, brother and I attended our first Habs game at the Bell Centre this month and we had a blast! First of all, there are no bad seats there, we sat one row away from the back wall and we were still able to see everything. The sound system is also great so you can hear everything and the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was our first Montreal hockey game and the enthusiasm of the fans was outstanding!!!! This place is very large and the day we went, there wasn't an empty seat to be found! For being so large and crowded, we found it to be very clean. The bathrooms were also very clean!!!! The staff was very friendly and helpful, especially... More 

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Vaudreuil-Dorion, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I hadn't been to the Bell Center in years, and never for a comedy show. First, I was very much impressed with the increased security measures implemented... multiple metal detectors and everyone with a bag was searched — if you didn't have a purse, you could take a quicker line. If you had a purse (I didn't), every nook and... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Bell Centre is great for Hockey, even if you aren't a hockey nut it's great to catch a game. Outside is many statues of the Habs greats and inside has murals of past champions. There are many stores selling Habs gear, but can't comment on food and drink prices. There are 2 metro stations underground that are handy after the... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful venue to watch a hockey game We were in the Desjardins club seats Excellent vantage point to watch the fast paced action. Be prepared for long line ups for beer, food and washrooms though

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited the Bell center for several events and all were fantastic depending on the event it can be expensive but Im impressed with how it is organized and its very clean and service is always good!

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

whether it's to come and see the Habs play or simply to lace up your skates for a trial run, the Bell Centre has lots to offer.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is so popular the hockey scene concerts food all entertainment. There are a lot of hotels and eating spots for everyone. Metro stations are all around..There is a tour you can book which is fun

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Montreal
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bell Centre is the place to go to see the Montreal Canadiens Hockey Team. It's always exciting to see the home team win! The Bell Centre is also a great venue to see top performers like Adele, Lady Gaga, etc. You can enjoy a nice meal at the restaurant for some shows. Otherwise, you can get your typical fast... More 

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