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Biodome de Montreal

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NOTE THE BIODOME WILL BE CLOSED FOR RENOVATION APRIL 2018 UNTIL SUMMER 2019. Along with the Botanical Garden, the Insectarium and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, teh Biodome is part of the Montreal Space for Life, Canada's largest natural museum...more
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4777 Pierre de-Coubertin Ave | Metro Viau, Montreal, Quebec H1V 1B3, Canada
Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seemed like a cool attraction but will not be open until next summer. One would think there would be more urgency in renovating, shame.. Looks like i have extra time to go pick up a sandwich from Schwartz Deli now lol.

Thank Ajmog
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many other things to see near the now temporarily closed Biodome. If you mistaking make the trip to get here, I highly recommend you instead visit the Botanical Gardens and the Planetarium. You would need about 3 hours total to see both these...More

1  Thank BeccainPA
Reviewed October 12, 2018

Great place to go with children or just adults. You learn and view animals we do not see in Canada. You can also experience the many other attractions in Montreal. Very easy to get around on the metro

1  Thank Wendy D
Reviewed September 20, 2018

The Montreal Biodome is a part of the Espace pour la vie Montreal (Space for Life), the largest natural science museum complex in Canada. The structure used to be a velodrome constructed for the 1976 Olympic Games. It recreated 5 different ecosystems with a wide...More

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Espacepourlavie, Responsable relations publiques at Biodome de Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded September 21, 2018

NOTICE : The Biodôme is closed until Fall 2019.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

I am so glad they have closed it to renovate. The last time we were there with the family you could see how dated it was. Once it reopens I am sure it will be a place that we will frequent more often as the...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Bery cool.afternoon and beautiful setting with a lot of things for everyone. I recommend this place to everyone in the area or who pass through montreal

Thank Dominic B
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

We had some time to explore the bio dome, great experience as it covers the science behind the climate change and weather. Great views from the top.

Thank Mish S
Espacepourlavie, Responsable des relations publiques at Biodome de Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2018

NOTICE : the Biodôme is closed until Fall 2019.

Reviewed August 21, 2018

We spent an afternoon touring the nearby Botanical Gardens as well as taking the tram up into the tower to get a birds eye view of Montreal. Both were fun, but wished we had the opportunity to see this exhibit. But the signage indicates that...More

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Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

My family loved this place, especially the penguins. This was our second visit and still loved it. Lots of parking, although not for free.

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Espacepourlavie, Responsable des relations publiques at Biodome de Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded August 21, 2018

NOTICE : The Biodôme is closed for renovations until fall 2019.

Reviewed August 18, 2018

Definitely worth going to while you're in Montreal. Got the package to go to the tower, planetarium and biodome and really enjoyed all three.

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Espacepourlavie, Responsable des relations publiques at Biodome de Montreal, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

NOTICE : The Biodôme is closed for renovations untils fall 2019.

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Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
Named for the Olympic Stadium complexes built for the
1976 games, the Olympic Park and the surrounding
neighborhood of Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa) make up
an invigorated area dedicated to "Space for Life."
Around the Olympic Village's arenas and stadiums, Rue
Sherbrooke welcomes exploration of its sculpture
gardens decorated in the works of Jean-Paul Riopelle
and its museum culture headed by the historical
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Wayne R
March 31, 2018|
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Response from Espacepourlavie | Property representative |
Hello Wayne R, the Biodôme will be closed for renovations, but the Planetarium, Insectarium and Botanical Garden are open. Enjoy your stay in Montreal !
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Sharon G
March 6, 2018|
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Response from 953barbrab | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think it’s a problem
February 3, 2018|
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Response from newyork3 | Reviewed this property |
Hi didn’t do the planetarium! Yes food is on site just by the ticket booth