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Montreal Botanical Gardens

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Montreal Tower Observatory Admission plus Optional Ticket to Botanical Garden
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Montreal Tower Observatory Admission plus Optional Ticket to Botanical Garden
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Along with the Biodome (closed for renovations until summer 2019) , the Insectarium and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, the Botanical Garden is part of the Montreal Space for Life, Canada's largest natural museum science complex and Montreal's top...more
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4101 Sherbrooke St. E, Montreal, Quebec H1X 2B2, Canada
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
+1 514-868-3000
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am friend of the garden ( SAJIB member) My favorite to do is to go every week from Mid April (depending on the weather) to June to walk the many gardens in this largest botanical garden in the world. I have travelled and seen...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Pierre P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Living in a Outremont condo, they are no way to garden nor to feel nature. Strooling in the street or in the park can be nice... But if you want a really special outdoor expericence, the Botanical garden is just perfect. We use to go...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank missmariehelene
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the bus to the botanical gardens and greatly enjoyed our visit. The gardens are very well kept, and there is a huge park behind the property. We enjoyed walking the snowy trails during our visit and saw a fox at one point. We...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank aumphress14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Gardens is a magical place to visit where you can escape and witness only beauty. As you visit you realize people worked hard to do such a beautiful garden filled with pleasant smells and sights. The location is excellent and you may visit other...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank nickfiore
Reviewed December 13, 2018 via mobile

Walking through the Botanical Garden at Night was really magical. I can totally recommend visiting the garden of lights. Taking into account that it was already October when we visited the botanical garden, there wasn't much blooming anymore.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mariachp
Reviewed December 12, 2018

We walked through the gardens and it was so nice even in the middle of winter with snow and ice. Also make time for the greenhouses it is so well put together and we really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Christine V
Reviewed December 11, 2018

This place is very big so be ready to walk and walk now it was a rather hot day when we went so it was hard with my grandbaby but we had a wonderful time

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank GSmith1962
Reviewed December 11, 2018 via mobile

The light gardens were particularly beautiful this year and we loved the disco-ball-lit walk through the woods. Always a pleasure to visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NadineFromMontreal
Reviewed December 5, 2018

I visited the garden in the second half of May. Spring in Canada is coming up very fast and all of a sudden everything blossomed. (Two weeks ago it was frosty and snow fell.) At that time is the amazing Garden of shade when the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JohannaEU
Reviewed December 3, 2018

SUMMARY This place is huge & beautiful. I brought the family here after getting a little tired from the crowds of old-town Montreal in peak-season. TIPS * Unless you are prepared to walk long distance (which I love to do) , pace yourself or limit...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie has one of Canada's most
prominent Italian communities, with Little Italy
concentrated along the convivial bends of
Saint-Lawrence Boulevard. Known for its fantastic bars
and authentic Italian fare, the domain includes the
Jean-Talon Market, the largest public market in North
America. Open year-round, sunny months see fruit and
vegetable stalls set up outside the main chalet, while
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Charlene O
December 19, 2018|
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Response from gennie g | Reviewed this property |
Apparently they did in the past, according to my friend. But I have never been. Don't know about this year, but there is a wonderful site you can google directly : Montreal Botanical Garden Christmas - gives you lots of... More
August 27, 2018|
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Response from dramktg | Reviewed this property |
No there is no extra charge for the festival, only the entry fee for the gardens
Steve H
August 6, 2018|
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Response from Rosa A | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely The whole city has colours All the leaves change to beautiful colours in autumn Enjoy and be safe