Important Notice

Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve

The bike path on Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve is not 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

Français Important notice3
Parc Jean-Drapeau

Biosphère, Environment Museum

All year


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.

Share on Social Media:


Exhibitions


Outdoors Activity


Scientific animated activities

  • Wanted: Pollinators
  • Altering Current
  • Oceans, Drivers of Climate

Further information

Photos

Video




Events


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.

More information




Newsletter

Subscribe to our newsletter and don't miss a thing about news, events, promotions and activities! Be the first to know!

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

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

Question?

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

Weather

Current conditions

3°c
Partly cloudy

Forecasts

Wednesday
November 26
2°c -2°c Cloudy
Thursday
November 27
2°c -3°c Partly cloudy
Friday
November 28
1°c -4°c Partly cloudy
Saturday
November 29
2°c 1°c Partly cloudy

Social Media

Comment, Share and Exchange!

  • Twitter
  • Facebook
  • Instagram