Biosphère, environment museum
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Biosphère, environment museum 

160, chemin Tour-de-l’Isle
Sainte-Hélène Island, Montréal (Qc), Canada
H3C 4G8
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Biosphère, environment museum
Montreal's architectural emblem since Expo 67, the Biosphere is a unique and spectacular place to visit. The institution fosters a dialogue between culture, social innovation and the environment since 1995. Located less than 350 metres from a metro station and in the heart of Parc Jean-Drapeau on Sainte-Hélène Island, the museum presents 10 exhibitions throughout the year and two more during summer months. In a stimulating atmosphere, the Biosphere presents award-winning exhibitions and scientific activities to better understand today’s major environmental issues and discover the solutions to live as an eco-citizen on a daily basis. Several green technologies are displayed in this building considered one of the pioneers in sustainable architecture. Human inventiveness and our cohabitation with the environment are the underlying themes of most activities and exhibits at the Biosphere. Located in a real oasis, the Biosphere offers breathtaking views of downtown Montreal and of the St. Lawrence River.

160, chemin Tour-de-l’Isle
Sainte-Hélène Island, Montréal (Qc), Canada
H3C 4G8

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On-site activities
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Botanical Observation    
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Interpretation    
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Tourist Route    
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Exhibits    
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Museum    
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Wildlife Observation    
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Family Activities    
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Scenic Lookout    
 
Activities to do nearby
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Amusment Park    
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Cruises/Boat Excursions    
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Park    
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Beach    
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Cycling    
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Rollerblading    
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Bird Watching    
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Dancing and Music    
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Shows    
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Canoeing and Kayaking    
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Garden    
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Snowshoeing    
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Car Racing    
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Historic Site    
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Swimming    
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Casino    
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Ice Skating    
Rates
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Adults: $15.00
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Seniors: $12.00
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Children: Free admission for those 17 years old and under*
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Students: $10.00
* Does not apply for organized groups. Visit the website for additional information. Taxes included. Discounts for Montreal Museums passes, Accès Montréal cards and Cultural Access passes.
Schedule
High season: June 1 to September 4
Monday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Low season: September 5 to December 4
Wednesday to Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
January 14 to May 31
Thursday ot Sunday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.


*Please note that the ticket office closes at 4:15 p.m.*


Closed December 5 to January 13
Closed on holidays
Services and facilities
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Fully Accessible to Physically Disabled Persons
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Reception, Meeting and Conference Rooms
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Outdoor Pay Parking
Rental services
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Wheelchair Rentals