Important Notice

Biosphère, Environment Museum

Note that the Biosphere is undergoing some changes: the renewal of its showrooms. It will close for the Holiday season, from December 22 to January 16, to prepare for new exhibits.

Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

The bike path on Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is not be maintained after November 15th and the portion between the hairpin (northern section of the circuit) and the Pavillon du Canada is a two-way street for vehicles. Cyclists, rollerbladers and runners are advised to be cautious.

Bike link South Shore

The bike link between the South Shore (Saint-Lambert) and the Parc Jean-Drapeau is closed for winter.

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). During the long weekend of Thanksgiving, the subway's yellow line will also be closed Monday, October 13, 2014.

Further information

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Parc Jean-Drapeau

Fête des neiges de Montréal

Weekends from January 17 to February 8, 2015

A free event on several weekends with a huge variety of winter activities! Ziplines, tube sliding, sled dog tours, skating, shows, music and much more!

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Volunteers

You are a dynamic, resourceful, generous and cheerful person and want to get involved as a volunteer at events? The Parc Jean-Drapeau needs you! Get involved now!

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On route to 2017

To celebrate Expo 67's 50th and Montreal's 375th anniversary, majors legacies will be achieved in 2017: Calder alley, riverbank promenade, parterre de l'île Ste-Hélène and Place des Nations.

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Santas Are Taking Over the Stewart Museum

November 14, 2014 to January 4, 2015

A swarm of happy handmade Santa Claus disembark at the Stewart Museum for a limited time! Expo, craft workshop, short films screening and games for the whole family!

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Things to do at the Parc

Sunday, December 21, 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!


Fête des neiges de Montréal

Weekends from January 17 to February 8, 2015

A free event on several weekends with a huge variety of winter activities! Ziplines, tube sliding, sled dog tours, skating, shows, music and much more!

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Santas Are Taking Over the Stewart Museum

November 14, 2014 to January 4, 2015

A swarm of happy handmade Santa Claus disembark at the Stewart Museum for a limited time! Expo, craft workshop, short films screening and games for the whole family!

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Eco-Wrapping Workshop

November 29 to December 21, 2014

The Biosphere is offering an Eco-Wrapping Workshop for Holiday gifts so that everyone can play a part as a responsible consumer.

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Cross-country skiing

Winter Season

Ski de fond Québec, in collaboration with Écorécréo, invites children aged 4 to 12 and adults to lace up their ski boots and discover the pleasure of cross-country skiing at Parc Jean-Drapeau.

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Dog sledding rides

Winter Season

Initiation to dog sledding with long and shorter rides, with a pack of twenty husky and a geocaching activity for groups!

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Guided snowshoe and rally

Winter Season

Our popular guided showshoes tour with ascent of the Tour de Lévis is back this year! In the evening, participants will be provided with a headlamp to rediscover Montreal under the stars.

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Noël chez Jean

November 15, 2014 to January 17, 2015

In partnership with Gestion GSP and Parreira, the Beach Chalet, renamed Noël chez Jean for the occasion, turns into a real winter chalet to accommodate your Christmas party!

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Défi canot à glace Montréal

February 21, 2015

The icy waters of the Saint-Lawrence will host forty ice canoeing teams racing over several kilometers, a unique extreme sport. Spectators will be entertained throughout the race!

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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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Hypothermic Half Marathon

February 15, 2015

Running Room presents the Hypothermic Half Marathon where participants will brave the cold at 8:30 a.m. on a new course with two loops.

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Biosphère, Environment Museum

All year

Expo 67's famed geodesic dome houses a museum offering educational exhibits and activities for a better understanding of the major environmental issues. A unique and spectacular place!

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Casino de Montréal

All year

The Casino de Montréal, built from Expo 67's former pavilions, is renowned for its great gaming areas, architecture and glamour. It attracts millions of visitors every year!

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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). During the long weekend of Thanksgiving, the subway's yellow line will also be closed Monday, October 13, 2014.

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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Weather

Current conditions

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Cloudy

Forecasts

Sunday
December 21
-7°c -9°c Partly cloudy
Monday
December 22
-3°c -5°c Partly cloudy
Tuesday
December 23
1°c 0°c Mostly cloudy
Wednesday
December 24
6°c 4°c Showers

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