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Montreal Botanical Gardens

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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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 November 10, 2018

The variety at this botanical garden is amazing, starting from Japanese culture to special exhibitions you can find anything. It is well worth spending even maybe a whole day here, just walking around and checking out the different gardens and exhibitions. In terms of logistics,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Of course spring is the best time to go, but winter will give you great landscapes too. You can visit the whole gardens in about 2 hours but, if you have the time, stay for the night show, where they light up their three main...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

During the month of October the garden comes alive at night with lights. Walking through the Japanese Garden came to life with lighted replicas of dragons, pandas and people. Lighted paths led us to a magical land of make believe. Although you need reservations starting...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

This is kind of a late review😉👌 but I want to tell you guys who loves nature and would like to go for a walk with beautiful and calming views. Since it was also my first time in Canada(dreams do come true😉) this place is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Wonderful place to visit with family and friends. Great place for nature lover and artist because of pure art of nature in abundance.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018

Visited in October...the Garden of Lights exhibition was nothing short of spectacular. Also enjoyed a fantastic meal at the Botanic Gardens Restaurant...all fresh, farmers market ingredients!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank WhaheedaA
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful gardens, nice place to leisurely walk about. The gardens are well manicured, and an extremely tranquil spot to spend 2-3 hours. We were a bit disappointed as we visited mainly to see the living sculptures but were told that this exhibit is no longer...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank CaicosCutie
Reviewed November 2, 2018

We were lucky to see the gardens with a volunteer. I really enjoyed the Chinese and japanese gardens. The gardens also had lovely lanterns adoring the lawn and walkways.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ELLlady
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

Costs $20/person, plus parking. the lot is off of Sherbrooke. The Greenhouses were great! there was one that had rainforest plants, and a waterfall! another greenhouse had desert plants, and many cacti! Outdoor gardens were also beautiful! so many species! such great quality ! It...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janet B
Reviewed October 29, 2018

We came on the recommendation of our hotel to see the light show, so we arrived early enough to see the gardens in the daylight and were glad we did. Seeing them ahead in daylight made the evening show more understandable. I think seeing just...More

Date of experience: September 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