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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.

Parc Jean-Drapeau
Terre d'expériences

Terre d'expériences

To celebrate the Development and Enhancement plan of St. Helen's island and the 50th anniversary of Expo 67, Parc Jean-Drapeau invites you to look back at the history and evolution of the islands where Expo 67 took place.

Envision the future of the Parc, while travelling in time back through virtual and augmented reality.

Terre d'expériences is part of Montreal's 375th anniversary official Expo 67 - 50 ans plus tard programming.

Schedule

June 26 to August 20, 2017
Every day 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
August 21 to September 4, 2017
Every day 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

The past, present and future of the Parc

Where: Aquatic Complex

Using virtual reality glasses installed at the Aquatic Complex, immerse yourself in the Parc’s activities from Expo 67 to the future natural amphitheatre and central concourse.

Experience great events such as Osheaga, Piknic Électronik and the Fête des neiges, as if you were there.

Construction of the islands

Where: Montréal en Histoires Mobile App

Go back in time using an augmented reality experience and discover Parc Jean-Drapeau from the history and construction of the islands to the large-scale activities that took place here.

Although it is possible to experiment this scenario at home on the mobile app, it is made to be experienced from the Old Port of Montreal, one of the best place to admire the Parc.

Videos

Getting to Aquatic Complex

Jean-Drapeau subway station

Car

Bike

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