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Montreal Botanical Gardens

Closed 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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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 October 15, 2018

I'm considered a bit of a nature-nut, as are the friends I visited with, but we were absolutely floored by just how beautiful these gardens were. The large sections of unique flora make for a number of unique experiences as you're passing through. The Japanese...More

1  Thank Kaitlin C
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Very beautiful place to enjoy the nature and yourself. Sometimes it looks like a park but still beautiful! It has several thematic areas like Alps, Chinese garden, Japanese garden and the First Nations section. It has a playground and chilling places. Inside there is an...More

1  Thank Svetlana V
Reviewed October 13, 2018

Nice to get out of the city into the quiet. The Chinese light show was on while we were there, which is excellent. The pathways are irregular and it's very dark, so leave the stilettos at the hotel. The Japanese garden is quite nice and...More

1  Thank JudyAndMikeChicago
Reviewed October 13, 2018

The Japanese Gardens can't be missed on a visit to Montreal!!! This was one of my favorite things we did in Montreal!!!! I was not excited about this before we went, but my husband wanted to go. I am so happy we went! to the...More

Thank BeccainPA
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

This place was so good! You could easily spend all day here! We didn’t have that much time but thoroughly enjoyed it and would certainly recommend to anyone visiting the area!

Thank clairey-ha
Reviewed October 12, 2018

very nice place and very large, but nothing that distinguished it from the other such gardens I have visited over the years

Thank ekter
Reviewed October 11, 2018

This is a lovely way to spend at least 1/2 day in Montreal and it is across from the Olympic Village, which is a plus. The gardens are huge and is one of the best ones we have visited anywhere. The China Garden and the...More

Thank Ginny S
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Went to the light show that runs from early Sept thru Oct. Went several hours early to see other parts of the Gardens. Insectarium was incredible. Saw other parts but in the 2 1/2 hour between our arrival and the light show, we barely scratched...More

Thank Thomas C
Reviewed October 10, 2018

When entering it was over $20 ea and included the Insectarium. We only wanted to look around the gardens so couldn't see why this wasn't an option. The colours were just changing and the different aspects of the gardens were well worth seeing. We travelled...More

Thank finakee
Reviewed October 10, 2018 via mobile

We recently toured the gardens and even in September they were marvelous. The Chinese and Japanese gardens are not to be missed. A night visit would be great too

Thank Jerome W
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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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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
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July 1, 2018|
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