Important Notice

Several closures due to the Montreal Marathon

Please note that Sunday, September 28 from 6 am to noon, Ile Notre-Dame will be closed (including the bike path and the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve), McDonald Road between the Cosmos Bridge and La Ronde, and Tour de l'île Road between Jacques-Cartier Bridge and P-8. The Jacques-Cartier Bridge will also be closed from 4:45 a.m. to noon. Thank you for your understanding.

Aquatic Complex

The Aquatic Complex is now closed for the 2014 season. Thanks to everyone for a memorable summer and see you next year!

Champlain Ice Bridge bike path

The Champlain Ice Bridge bike path closed for four to six weekends starting August 29, 2014. A shuttle bus will be available for cyclists and pedestrians.

Further information

Subway - Closure of yellow line

The subway's yellow line is closed every Saturday and Sunday from September 13 to December 21, 2014 because of maintenance work. To get to Parc Jean-Drapeau, the STM is providing shuttle services (820, 877). The yellow line will be open exceptionally weekend of September 27 and 28 for the Montreal Marathon.

Further information

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Parc Jean-Drapeau

Floralies Gardens

Summer Season

To let you discover the marvels of nature in Montreal for free, the Gardens combine thousands of flowers, many types of trees and shrubs, lagoons and public art works!

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Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

Summer Season

The 4.361 km-long Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve hosts the Grand Prix du Canada, as well as biking, in-line skating, jogging and walking enthusiasts!

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Public Art

All year

A collection of 15 City of Montreal art works, done mostly for Expo 67, on display for free along the trails and gardens of Parc Jean-Drapeau.

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Things to do at the Parc

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

The unique parc Jean-Drapeau, renowned for its diverse cultural and sports programming, is the perfect place for family, couples and friends getaways, only 5 minutes from downtown Montreal!


Long distance provincial championship canoe-kayak

September 27, 2014

Starting at 9:45 a.m., more than 240 athletes representing 12 clubs will meet at the Olympic Basin to compete over distances of 2 km, 6 km and 10 km.

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Oasis Rock 'n' Roll Montréal Marathon and Half-Marathon

September 28, 2014

More than 30,000 participants will run along Parc Jean-Drapeau and various sectors of the city at the Montréal Marathon, one of the largest running events in Canada.

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Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

Summer Season

The 4.361 km-long Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve hosts the Grand Prix du Canada, as well as biking, in-line skating, jogging and walking enthusiasts!

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La Toundra

All year

Located in the heart of the Floralies gardens, La Toundra is appropriate for weddings, business meetings or family gatherings. And it has an exceptional view of Montreal!

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Discover the history of Expo 67

All year

To learn about the rich historical past of Expo 67 and discover the majestic Parc Jean-Drapeau site, download the Expo 67/Portrait sonore audioguide which is free on iStore.

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Tour de Lévis

May to October

Built in 1930, the Tour de Lévis Tower has an observation deck providing a 360° view and impressive sights overlooking Montreal. No better place to watch the fireworks!

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Picnic

Summer Season

Near water or hidden under trees, Parc Jean-Drapeau is the perfect place for picnics with family or friends to enjoy the tranquility just 5 minutes from downtown!

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Segway

Summer Season

To explore the Parc Jean-Drapeau in an original and fun way, rent a Segway at Écorécréo center and go on an adventure on two wheels!

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La Ronde

May 17 to November 2, 2014

Guaranteed thrills at Quebec's biggest amusement park. With more than 40 rides and attractions, this family entertainment place is a favourite summer-time destination!

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Beach Chalet

Winter Season

Parc Jean-Drapeau's Beach Chalet is charming with its cathedral ceiling and fireplace with a stone chimney. Ideal for a family or business reunion from September to May!

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Parc's Map

Download parc Jean-Drapeau map (PDF format) to find out where the attractions are and more!

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Jean-Drapeau subway station

The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located right in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. For fast and easy access to the Parc, the subway is still the best way to go!

Subway schedule

Shuttle service from the subway station:

  • 777 Casino
  • 767 La Ronde / La Plage (Summer season only)
  • 769 La Ronde (When La Ronde is open)

Routes and schedules on the STM website

Subway - Closure of yellow line

The subway's yellow line is closed every Saturday and Sunday from September 13 to December 21, 2014 because of maintenance work. To get to Parc Jean-Drapeau, the STM is providing shuttle services (820, 877). The yellow line will be open exceptionally weekend of September 27 and 28 for the Montreal Marathon.

Parking

Parc Jean-Drapeau puts many pay parking areas at the disposal of visitors. The parking areas are close to the venues where the events and attractions are held.

Rates and parking areas

Frequently asked questions

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