Fabre (Montreal Metro)
|Address||1737, rue Jean-Talon Est, Montreal
|Depth||13.0 metres (42 feet 8 inches), 40th deepest|
|Opened||16 June 1986|
|Architect||Bédard & Averna|
|Operator||Société de transport de Montréal|
|OPUS card||Vending machine and recharge|
|Passengers ()||2,375,881 entrances in 2011, 44th of 68|
Fabre is a station on the Blue Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system, operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). It is located on the Villeray neighborhood in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
It is a normal side platform station with two entrances: one on rue Fabre and another on avenue Papineau. The brightly coloured murals and continuous handrail were designed by artist Jean-Noël Poliquin.
Origin of name
Fabre is named for the nearby rue Fabre. The street name honours Monseigneur Édouard-Charles Fabre (1827–1896), Montreal's first archbishop (1886).
Connecting bus routes
|Société de transport de Montréal|
Nearby points of interest
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Fabre (Montreal Metro).|
|This rapid transit-related article is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This article about a railway station in Quebec is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|