- Shopping malls district
The original Forum building was built by Joseph-Alphonse Christin in 1908. A covered oval-shaped rollerskating track wrapped around an exterior ice-skating rink. The building was demolished in 1923 to make way for the Montreal Forum the home of the Montreal Maroons and the Montreal Canadiens 1924-1996 winners of 24 Stanley Cup Championships and concerts by the likes of The Beatles, Céline Dion and the Stones, is now an entertainment center called the Montreal Forum. History runs through this building’s veins, as reminders of its storied past are yours to discover throughout the refurbished complex.