Important Notice

Tree cultivation and maintenance work

Tree cultivation and maintenance work on the south sector of Île Sainte-Hélène from February 13 to March 31, 2017.

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Closing of the Aquatic Complex

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.

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What to do in Montreal: Biosphère, <span>Environment Museum</span>
What to do in Montreal: Biosphère, <span>Environment Museum</span>

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.


Outdoors Activity

Scientific animated activities

  • A Degree of Change (New)
  • A Dose of Vitamin N (New)
  • Outside, a whole new world! (High season)


January 14 to May 31Thursday to Sunday10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
December 5 to January 13, 2017Closed
Statutory holidaysClosed
  • Please note admission to the museum stops at 4:15 p.m.

2016 Rates

Seniors (65 years and more)$12
Students (18 and older)$10
Children (17 and under)Free
  • Please note that receiving groups is no longer part of the services offered by the Biosphere.



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