Atwater (Montreal Metro)
|Location||2322, rue Ste-Catherine Ouest and 3015, boulevard de Maisonneuve Ouest, Montreal
|Operated by||Société de transport de Montréal|
|Depth||7.6 metres (24 feet 11 inches), 56th deepest|
|Architect||David, Boulva et Cleve|
|Opened||14 October 1966|
|Passengers||7,221,968 entrances in 2011, 7th of 68|
Atwater is a station on the Green Line of the Montreal Metro rapid transit system operated by the Société de transport de Montréal (STM). It is located on the border between the city of Westmount and the borough of Ville-Marie in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
The station opened on October 14, 1966, as part of the original network of the Metro; it was the western terminus of the Green Line until the extension to Angrignon in 1978.
Architecture and art
Designed by David, Boulva et Cleve, it is a normal side platform station, built in open cut under the De Maisonneuve Boulevard. It has a large mezzanine with ticket barriers on either end. It has underground city connections to the Place Alexis Nihon, Westmount Square, and Dawson College.
The station is equipped with the MétroVision information screens which displays news, commercials, and the time till the next train.
Origin of the name
Connecting bus routes
|Société de transport de Montréal|
|57 Pointe-Saint-Charles||All-day, Located one block east on Lambert-Closse and Ste-Catherine||Map||Schedule|
|63 Girouard||Weekdays before 8:00PM, Saturdays before 7:00PM||Map||Schedule|
|138 Notre-Dame-de-Grâce||All-day, Weekends before 8:00PM||Map||Schedule|
|144 Avenue Des Pins||All-day||Map||Schedule|
|150 René-Lévesque||All-day before 7:00PM, Weekends before 6:00PM||Map||Schedule|
|356 Lachine/Montreal-Trudeau/Des Sources||Overnight||Map||Schedule|
|360 Avenue des Pins||Overnight||Map||Schedule|
Nearby points of interest
Connected via the underground city
- Atwater Library
- Montreal Children's Hospital
- (Montreal Forum)
- Cabot Square
- Westmount City Hall
- Temple Emanu-El Beth Sholom
- Église Saint-Léon-de-Westmount
- Batshaw Youth & Family Centres
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