Visiting with adults Discover

Coming with children Discover

Explore our different spaces and discover some of our leading personalities.

  • Latest arrivals
  • The Hall of Wonder
  • Paris-Québec
  • Hall of Fame
  • Hotel Grévin
  • New France
  • Belmont Park
  • Backstage
  • The Ballroom

Jimi Hendrix

 

 

November 27th, 1942 - September 18th, 1970

American guitarist, singer and songwriter

                                                            

Placing himself somewhere between psychedelic rock and the blues, Jimi Hendrix revolutionized rock and influenced guitar players worldwide.      

 

In a mere four years, Jimi Hendrix, who had learned to play music on a $5 guitar, became a world-conquering musician thanks to an almost out-of-this-world style that all the greatest players envied. Jimi, a left-handed player with a mixed Cherokee and Irish background, began his career doing the first part of Johnny Hallyday's shows before creating his own legendary trio: the Jimi Hendrix Experience. He is still remembered for burning his guitar during the closing show of the 1967 Monterey festival. He died at the age of 27, leaving behind him monumental rock tributes such as Hey Joe, Foxy Lady, and Purple Haze.

 

Vidéo : Hey Joe at Woodstock 1969

The Art of fun!

Grévin Montréal

5th floor, Montreal Eaton Centre
705 Sainte-Catherine Street West
office 5-104 | H3B 4G5
Montréal, Québec (Canada)

Buy your tickets

Need help? Tel: 514-788-5211
Mon. to Sat., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m