Montreal Facts

150m+ Buildings 8 Completed1 Under Constr.
Tallest Building Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque (226 m)
Global Ranking #83 in the world by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Regional Ranking #18 in North America by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
Country Ranking #3 in Canada by no. of 150m+ completed buildings
First 150m+ Building Place Ville Marie (1962)
Average Building Age 35 years
Most Common Function Office, 78%
Most Common Material Concrete, 63%

All building-related facts are for 150m+ buildings.

Buildings See All Buildings in City

1   Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque 1992 226 m
2   Le 1000 de la Gauchetiere 1992 205 m
3   Tour de la Bourse 1964 190 m
4   Place Ville Marie 1962 188 m
5   La Tour CIBC 1962 184 m
6   L'Avenue 2017 184 m
7   Tour des Canadiens 2016 167 m
8   Le 1501 McGill College 1992 158 m
9   Le Complexe Desjardins Sud 1975 152 m
10   Roccabella (Tour de la Montagne) 2018 147 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Struct. Topped Out   Under Constr.
1   Tour Jeanne-Mance - 145 m
2   Humaniti Montréal - 120 m
3   Icône 2 - 107 m
4   20 de Maisonneuve - 75 m
5   Le Drummond Tour 2 - -
  Proposed
1   Le 1250 Boulevard Rene-Levesque 1992 226 m
2   Le 1000 de la Gauchetiere 1992 205 m
3   Tour de la Bourse 1964 190 m
4   Place Ville Marie 1962 188 m
5   La Tour CIBC 1962 184 m
6   L'Avenue 2017 184 m
7   Tour des Canadiens 2016 167 m
8   Le 1501 McGill College 1992 158 m
9   Le Complexe Desjardins Sud 1975 152 m
10   Roccabella (Tour de la Montagne) 2018 147 m
  Completed   Arch. Topped Out   Under Constr.

Building Function More Charts

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Structural Material More Charts

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CTBUH Initiatives

CTBUH UH/UD 2017 Global Walking Tour
21 Jun 2017 – Event Invite

CTBUH 'UH'PDATE October 2016
4 Oct 2016 – CTBUH News

Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report

More Initiatives

CTBUH Initiatives Related to Montreal

CTBUH UH/UD 2017 Global Walking Tour
21 Jun 2017 – Event Invite
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee will be holding another set of worldwide walking tours, this time focused on The Space Within.
CTBUH 'UH'PDATE October 2016
4 Oct 2016, Toronto – CTBUH News
The fourth issue of CTBUH 'UH'PDATE provides information on some of the early events and studies of the Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee.
Warm Weather Spaces Walking Tours 2015
17 Sep 2015 – Tour Report
The CTBUH Urban Habitat / Urban Design Committee organized guided walking tours of 16 cities around the globe, focusing on urban habitats around tall buildings.
CTBUH Research: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Research
Twenty-six buildings taller than 150 meters have been built in Canada since 2005 and it added four buildings taller than 200 meters in 2012, the most ever in a single year.

Research Papers

Dense Urbanism: The High-Rise Tower as a Building Block for the Public Realm
26 Oct 2015 – Asia & Australasia: A Selection of Written Works on the World's Tall Building Forefront

“Joan of Architecture” and the Difficulty of Simplicity
Nov 2013 – CTBUH Journal, 2013 Issue IV

Tall Buildings in Numbers: Canada Grows Taller
Dec 2012 – CTBUH Journal, 2012 Issue IV