Vestiges of Expo 67 and the 1976 Summer Olympics, the Parc is a place steeped in history, where you will discover year-round, indoor and outdoor cultural activities.
Santas Are Taking Over the Stewart Museum
November 16, 2016 to January 8, 2017
A swarm of happy handmade Santa Claus disembark at the Stewart Museum for a limited time! Expo, Christmas bell workshop, short films screening and games for the whole family!
Discover the history of Expo 67
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.
A collection of 15 City of Montreal art works, done mostly for Expo 67, on display for free along the trails and gardens of Parc Jean-Drapeau.
Housed in the British military arsenal depot on Île Sainte-Hélène, the museum designs and hosts exhibits and thematic events. A beacon of history in Montreal.
Discover Public Art
To learn about public art in a lovely, poetic and musical manner, download the walking-tour documentary Parc Jean-Drapeau/art public, available free on IOS and Android.
May 5, 2016 to March 12, 2017
Discover more than 370 extraordinary and eclectic objects from the Stewart Museum's collections in this original exhibition created in collaboration with Quebec artist Jérôme Fortin.
History and Memory
The Stewart Museum exhibition offers an historical journey that takes visitors from the Aboriginal era to the present day. Almost 500 objects, documents and rare books in the exhibition are showcased.
Biosphère, Environment Museum
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!
Fête des neiges de Montréal
Weekends from January 14 to February 5, 2017
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!
To let you discover the marvels of nature in Montreal for free, the Gardens combine thousands of flowers, many types of trees and shrubs, lagoons and public art works!
Back in June 2017
To explore the Parc Jean-Drapeau in an original and fun way, rent a Segway at Écorécréo center and go on an adventure on two wheels!
Week-ends du monde
July 9-10 and 16-17, 2016
Week-ends du monde at Parc Jean-Drapeau offers Montrealers a showcase to celebrate and share their culture and traditions through music, dance and culinary discoveries!
June 25, 2016
Celebrate the arrival of summer at Jean-Doré Beach: music, entertainment and door prizes by the teams comprised of Lafleur, Parks Canada, CKOI, Rythme FM and The Beat! Free admission for children.
Special guided tour 'In the footsteps of the patriots'
National Patriots' Day
Discover the influences and history of the Patriots' movement through one of the richest collections of objects from this period in Quebec, learn about the role of the Fort on St. Helen's Island.
January 16 to February 28, 2016
Initiation to old-fashioned curling, with an interpreter-guide, on natural ice and the way the game was enjoyed by Scottish immigrants in the 18th century. One of the oldest sports in Quebec!