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Closure of the Jacques‑Cartier Bridge
June 25, 2017
Due to the rerun of Jacques‑Cartier Bridge's illumination show, the bridge will be completely closed on June 25 from 9:30 p.m. to 11:45 p.m.
Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve currently open
June 16 to July 7, 2017
The Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve is open to cyclists until July 7.
South Shore Bike Link currently open
June 16 to July 18, 2017
The South Shore Bike Link is open to cyclists until July 18.
Closure of the Aquatic Complex
January 1st to December 31, 2017
Due to construction work near the Aquatic Complex, it will be closed to public and athletes for the 2017 season. Swimmers will still be able to come enjoy the water at Parc Jean‑Drapeau this summer at Jean‑Doré Beach.
Parc Jean-Drapeau
Biosphère, Environment Museum

Biosphère, Environment Museum

Housing the United States pavilion during the Expo 67 world's fair, this architectural masterpiece was designed by noted American architect Buckminster Fuller.

The Biosphère is a unique and spectacular site, located in the heart of Montreal at Parc Jean-Drapeau. Visit its educational exhibitions to get a better understanding of major environmental issues: air, water, biodiversity, climate change, sustainable development, and much more.

You can also take part in its animated activities and special events to learn about the solutions available to you in daily life to protect the environment.

Admission to the Biosphere is free of charge during Canada's 150th anniversary, July 1 and 2.

Visit the five new exhibitions: Echo 67, Planet MTL, Naturally Canadian, Eyes on the Arctic and Habitats 2067.

Scientific animated activities

  • A Degree of Change
  • A Dose of Vitamin N
  • TIC-TAC-TOX
  • Outside, a whole new world!

Outdoors Activity

Schedule

January 14 to May 31, 2017
Thursday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
June 1st to September 30, 2017
Every day 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
October 1st to December 17, 2017
Wednesday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Please note that the admission closes at 4:15 p.m.
  • La Biosphère, Environment Museum, is closed on the following dates:
    • December 18, 2017 to January 12, 2018
    • On statutory holidays

2017 Rates

Adults $15
Seniors (65 years and over) $12
Students (18 years and over) $10
17 years and under Free
  • Please note that receiving groups is no longer part of the services offered by the Biosphere.
  • Rates are shown as a guide only and are subject to change without notice.
  • The rates shown above do not include parking rates.

Photos

  • Photos published on this website are governed by copyright laws and their unauthorized use is a copyright infringement.

Video

Purchase the novel memory album that traces the evolution of Parc Jean‑Drapeau.