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Montreal Science Centre

2, de la Commune Street West | Quai King-Edward, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 4B2, Canada
+1 514-496-4724
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At the Montreal Science Centre, we want to help visitors of all ages acquire an understanding of science and technology for use in building their future. Located in the Old Port of Montreal.
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2, de la Commune Street West | Quai King-Edward, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 4B2, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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+1 514-496-4724
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"star wars"
in 25 reviews
"imax movie"
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"human body"
in 7 reviews
"hands on activities"
in 9 reviews
"great hands"
in 5 reviews
"permanent exhibits"
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"all ages"
in 22 reviews
"great for kids"
in 11 reviews
"old port"
in 20 reviews
"couple of hours"
in 11 reviews
"a lot of fun"
in 9 reviews
"rainy day"
in 6 reviews
"exhibition"
in 31 reviews
"csi"
in 17 reviews
"chemistry"
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"documentary"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went on the free day of museum so I saw the human and sciene 26. It took about 3h30 to do with 2 small children. They loved most of the experimentation and they also learned in same thing since they don't have to stick with...More

Thank Martin P
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There's just not that much here to justify the admission fee ($26 CDN). Most of the exhibits are clearly targeted for young children - lots of video screens and interactive stuff, but there really wasn't much in the way of science. The special exhibit was...More

Thank LuigiNewJersey
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Reviewed April 28, 2018

The imax and first exhibition was satisfactory, yet the centre is designed too much for young young kids. Teenagers and parents will easily lose interest as the museum is overly interactive and slightly unhygienic from all the children.

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Reviewed April 27, 2018

My granddaughter (12 years old) who has been to many science museums rated this as the best! Lots of interactive and interesting exhibits. Friendly staff to help out, we visited twice in the course of 4 days and also went to the IMAX for an...More

1  Thank Frances D
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Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

A fun museum for folks of all ages. I spent time with my 4 year old granddaughter and we had a great time. Started with the playroom and then went upstairs to the exhibits. We both enjoyed the temporary exhibits. about indigenous dancers. She watched...More

Thank Sue T
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Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We had a great time here & both my 4 yr old (going on 14!) and 2 yr old loved it. I was a bit sceptical at first but we had a few hours to kill on a grey afternoon before checking into our Airbnb...More

Thank Funkadeelia
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Reviewed April 2, 2018

I have no clue why most of the reviewers rate this so well. First of all, if you have a stroller beware. The only way up to the top level is via elevator, which they inconveniently placed at the entrance to the science center (as...More

2  Thank Greg s
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Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

I was very impressed with the Science Centre. There were lots of hands on activities for my 5 year old daughter and although busy, we could usually try the activities by waiting a short while if it was being occupied by others. We took in...More

1  Thank Miss M
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Reviewed March 15, 2018

On the waterfront in Old Montreal. This was in walking distance of our hotel in Old Montreal. If you're a member of another science centre in Canada, you are admitted free to this science centre. Good activity to spend a few hours out of the...More

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Reviewed March 4, 2018

Our family (kids 7 & 11 yrs) really enjoyed our visit to the Science Center. The diversity of expositions and activities made for a great way to spend a cold, windy March afternoon in Montreal. The Génie autochtone exhibit about indigenous peoples' culture, lifestyle, art,...More

1  Thank Seth M
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celebrated part of the city that explodes into
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