With its new guided Tourist Ride, Parc Jean-Drapeau is providing an all-in-one way to set out and discover the rich history of the islands aboard an electric vehicle.
Inspired by Expo 67's iconic trailer-train ride, "The Balade" and the historical book Two islands, one park, one city... the Tourist Ride is tracing the evolution of the site from 1535 to the present day, highlighting its natural and built cultural heritage.
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Let yourself be swept up by the stunning history of the premises as you wend your way on this 45-minute tour, animated by a certified Guidatour guide.
Given the current context, we are forced to move the official opening date of the Tourist Ride.
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Ticket purchase and bookings are done the same day only at the Information Center.
|2 years and under|
|Students or 65 years and over|
|Family (2 adults et 2 children)|
From Monday to Friday, holders of the Accès Montréal Card get a $1 discount of a regular price ticket.
The Tourist Ride is equipped with a device for the hearing impaired and an access ramp for people with reduced mobility. Thank you for contacting our customer service department to ensure there is no interruption of these services.
Get the literary works that cover the significant historical periods of Parc Jean-Drapeau.
To obtain more details concerning the Tourist Ride or for any request for information, do not hesitate to contact us.
To make it easier to get around, here is the exact location of the activity at Parc Jean-Drapeau posted on Google Maps.
The Jean-Drapeau subway station is located on Île Sainte-Hélène, in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau. To get to the Parc easily and quickly, the subway is still the best way to go!
During the summer season, Parc Jean-Drapeau visitors can use the river shuttle as a means of transportation, from the Vieux-Port de Montréal (Jacques-Cartier pier) and the city of Longueuil.
Users can also bring along their bikes and they have access to a network of cycling paths at each stop.
Covid-19 - The river shuttle service will not be operational for the 2020 summer season.
Two STM shuttles provide a connection between the Jean-Drapeau subway station and various attractions.
Every day of the year, the 777 shuttle provides fast access to the Casino de Montréal.
From Montréal: take the Lachine Canal bike path, near the Vieux-Port de Montréal, or the Jacques Cartier Bridge multipurpose Path.
From the South Shore: take the Bike Link or the Jacques Cartier Bridge multipurpose Path.
There are many BIXI stations at the Parc during the summer season.
People can enjoy many of the cycling paths to get to or pass through the Parc Jean-Drapeau, either running or walking.
With more than 25 kilometres of trails and pathways, the Parc is a pleasant spot for hiking, all year round.
Motorists can get to Parc Jean-Drapeau by taking the Jacques Cartier Bridge or the Concorde Bridge (Bonaventure Autoroute, Pierre-Dupuy exit).
Covid-19 - In order to comply with the instructions of the City of Montréal in connection with public health directives, no parking is currently accessible to the general public.
You can reserve a taxi for your travels at the Parc by using a valid STM transport fare (ticket or OPUS card).
|September 3 to June 23|
|Monday to Friday||6:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.|