Important Notice

Champlain Bridge Ice Control Structure

Due to the beginning of important work on the Ice Control Structure, the access to the bike path will be closed during the weekends of April 11-12, April 18-19 and April 25-26 (Friday 20 p.m. to Monday 5 a.m.).

South Shore bike link

The bike link between the South Shore (Saint-Lambert) and Parc Jean-is now open. Have fun biking!

Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

The Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is one-way only, until November 15th: a lane is reserved for vehicles and the other lane is reserved for cyclists, pedestrians and inline skaters. All need to be careful and respectful of road signs. Have a nice season!

Athletes' Quarters

The Athletes' Quarters workout rooms are closed for renovations from January 1st to Octobre 31st, 2015. Thank you for your comprehension.

Banque Scotia 21k & 5k de Montréal

Please note that on Sunday, April 26 from 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., all vehicles on the MacDonald Road and Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve will be banned. Alternative route by Concorde Bridge via Pierre-Dupuis Avenue. Cyclists are advised to be careful because the paths of the 21k and 5k also borrow the Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve.

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Parc Jean-Drapeau

A bit of history

The majestic Parc Jean-Drapeau site is steeped in history: its discovery, development and expansion, the 1967 World's Fair and its Man and His World theme, the 1976 Summer Olympics, the opening of Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve for the staging of the Formula 1 Grand Prix du Canada, the first festival on the parterre of île Sainte-Hélène, and much more!

In this section, you will find the history of Parc Jean-Drapeau, including its notable events and photo archives.

Stay tuned to learn all about Montréal's rich heritage!

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Expo 67

The World Expo of 1967 at Parc Jean-Drapeau welcomed 62 participating nations and over 50 million people who visited numerous pavilions, which had the theme Man and His World.

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Parc's Map

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

or consult Google Map

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


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


Go to Frequently Asked Questions, you might find the answer you are seeking.


Current conditions

Partly cloudy


April 20
9°c 7°c Showers
April 21
10°c 4°c Showers
April 22
13°c 4°c Showers
April 23
10°c 3°c Partly cloudy

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