Take the subway! Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve closed South Shore Bike Link open Aquatic Complex closed for the 2017 season Take the subway!

Take the subway!

July 25 to September 4, 2017

The number of parking spaces is limited at the Parc due to the Enhancement and Development work. It is therefore strongly recommended you take the subway to get to Parc Jean‑Drapeau.

Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve closed

July 25 to August 20, 2017

The Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve will again be accessible to pedestrians and cyclists on August 21. During the closure of Circuit Gilles‑Villeneuve, cyclists and pedestrians that want to get to Jean‑Doré Beach will have to take the Route Verte or the free 767 shuttle from the Jean‑Drapeau subway station.

South Shore Bike Link open

July 20 to November 16, 2017

Aside from the exceptional closure on Saturday, August 19, the South Shore Bike Link and the Route Verte on Île Notre‑Dame will remain open throughout the summer season.

Aquatic Complex closed for the 2017 season

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.

Plan your trip and avoid unpleasant surprises by consulting often the important notices or the schedule of activities and events that are of interest to you.

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Expo 67, Celebrating 50 Years of History

Expo 67, Celebrating 50 Years of History

The 1967 International and Universal Exposition called "Man and His World" celebrates its 50th anniversary this year. For the occasion, Parc Jean-Drapeau invites you to rediscover this event that helped shape Quebec's landscape. Celebrate with us through various commemorative activities that will take place on the mythical site of St. Helens and Notre-Dame islands where Expo 67 was host at the time.

Come and Discover this Mythical Event

As part of Montreal 375th anniversary celebrations, several other activities commemorating Expo 67 will take place across the city, including:

For more information on other activities, visit

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