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Biosphere

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Biosphere

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MacMower wrote a review Sep 2020
Maine29 contributions7 helpful votes
Was a nice opportunity to better understand the science behind current practices. Had many hands on exhibits and experiments.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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Ashish D wrote a review Dec 2019
Kolkata (Calcutta), India560 contributions36 helpful votes
The environmental musuem on Saint Helena's Island, is definitely worth a visit, if you have time on hand and have inclination.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Sachin K wrote a review Nov 2019
Plainview, New York5,287 contributions13,858 helpful votes
Biosphere in Montreal is a unique museum with several nice exhibits dedicated to environment. Certainly worth visiting.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Keith McD wrote a review Nov 2019
42 contributions2 helpful votes
Having seen some of the more negative reviews I thought twice about my visit but as it turned out was glad I went. Actually just being inside this unique structure is an experience in itself. Given the enormity of the topic matter of saving the planet, some of contents of the exhibits are quite basic but they are well presented and it's still worth your time visiting. The staff are enthusiastic and helpful. Reduced entrance fee (which is still reasonable anyway) with a ticket from the Stewart Museum.
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Date of experience: November 2019
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evelynhazzard wrote a review Nov 2019
Toronto, Canada261 contributions75 helpful votes
We took the yellow line of the subway just to go to the island. Walking over to have a look at the river, we passed the Biosphere & noticed stairs going up to the top. Well we had been to the Tower & the Observatoire so we wanted to go up here too. I was too tired to climb those stairs so we went inside to see if there was an elevator. We were completely surprised to find an environmental 'museum'. And an elevator. Although we had no time to explore, we did walk past 'interactive' displays & lots of greenery. Although the top level wasn't terribly high, we enjoyed going out on the deck & seeing the river & the city from a different viewpoint. We were there late afternoon in the Fall & the place was deserted, but we thought it looked worthwhile; I was surprised to read otherwise on a few reviews.
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Date of experience: October 2019
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