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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
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4777 Pierre de-Coubertin Ave | Metro Viau, Montreal, Quebec H1V 1B3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Biodome, whether it’s winter or summer. A lot of things to see. Children love it there. AAA+. Recommended.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Hicham B
Reviewed February 4, 2019

i like it a lot you can visit birds day and all kind of animals and the 4 seasons winter autumn spring and summer

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank shaw ching c
Reviewed January 20, 2019

At present the Biodome is being renovated and updated. It is scheduled to reopen end of summer 2019. That being said, I’ve been to the Biodome many times with my family and we always enjoyed it tremendously. First you entered. tropical habitat that feels as...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank snivsl
Reviewed December 27, 2018

My teen-aged daughter and I had a blast at the Biodome. The penguins were loads of fun to watch. They love to show off for the tourists...and are way louder than I imagined. I hope the renovation will still have the beautiful dioramas. We pretended...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed November 12, 2018 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.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Ajmog
Reviewed November 11, 2018

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

Date of experience: September 2018
3  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

Date of experience: May 2018
2  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

Date of experience: November 2017
3  Thank Ricky Y
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

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank bardi86
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

Date of experience: October 2017
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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
neighbourhood 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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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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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