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Biodome de Montreal

#18 of 412 things to do in Montreal Features Animals
4777 Pierre de-Coubertin Ave | Metro Viau, Montreal, Quebec H1V 1B3, Canada
+1 514-868-3000
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USD 91.33*
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USD 18.05*
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Montreal Tower Observatory Admission plus Optional Ticket to the Biodome
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Along with the Botanical Garden, the Insectarium and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, teh Biodôme is part of the Montréal Space for Life, Canada's largest natural museum science complex and Montreal's top must see attraction. Travel baggage-free at the Biodôme! Embark on an immersive, sensory journey through the ecosystems of the Americas. Listen to the sounds of the tropical rainforest, go in search of lynx in the Laurentian maple forest, dive into the heart of the Gulf of St. Lawrence and give a wink and a nod to the penguins in the sub-polar regions. Listen as our nature interpreters let you in on the secrets this fascinating biodiversity holds. An oasis in the heart of the city, the Montreal Biodome recreates some of the most beautiful ecosystems of the Americas which allows plans and animals to live as in their natural habitats.A unique experience of nature and fun !
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
4777 Pierre de-Coubertin Ave | Metro Viau, Montreal, Quebec H1V 1B3, Canada
Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
+1 514-868-3000
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Reviewed yesterday

I go twice a year to visit the biodome. its so calming to see all the animals. For me the penguins are the highlight especially around feeding time. the staff are so nice to all the animals. if your a local and or a student...More

Thank Sheldon G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Overall we had a very fun experience at the Biodome. Lots of different species which were very cool, with the penguins being the highlight. Our kids walked through the place twice just to make sure they did not miss anything, it is a fairly big...More

Thank norphano
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to the Biodome without knowing much about it,it was amazing. Lots of walking through many different worlds, tropical rain forest sub Artic island,caves and fish world wow, There is also a planetarium ,botanical garden and insectarium which we didn't get to. Well worth...More

Thank pmccnj
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our visit here and it was especially interesting to get so close to the animals. You walk through 5 different zones which are set up in the natural environments and the animals are wandering round - although they are kept away from the...More

Thank ness132017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Nice place to stop in combination with the Olympic park tower activity. Ling line in late afternoon- but fast moving. Lots of kids and families .

Thank daisygirl40
Reviewed 6 days ago

We just finished seeing Montreal. We loved Montreal but not the Biodome. We signed up for two places to visit - the Botanical Gardens and the Biodome. The Gardens were totally worth it and wonderful but the Biodome is old and tired and not full...More

Thank TuscanyGirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Biodome was an abbreviated way to see some interesting animals in a neat format. The facility was broken down into thematic sections centering around particular types of habitat. The tropical rainforest and subarctic regions were the most enjoyable for me. The penguin exhibit is...More

Thank Bowmanator22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoyed the visit. We went on a bus tour and had a lovely time. Not necessarily a place I need to visit often but glad I visited.

Thank mattycam
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really sad place for animals. There was even garbage in the water. I felt so sorry for the few animals that had to spend their lives here. Very poorly cared for.

Thank Openstudio
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Biodome is located in the old Olympic park. I found it overcrowded and nothing spectacular. However families with young children loved it. You are not rushed and can go through the different environments at your own pace. It was fairly pricey to get in...More

Thank laurafromNH
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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12 May 2017|
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Response from jan g | Reviewed this property |
If you have any belongings put them in trunk. I didn't have a problem.
12 May 2017|
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Response from Espacepourlavie | Property representative |
Good morning, please rest assured that American plates are not specifically targeted. We recommend not to leave any belongings at sight, anywhere. Incidents in the parking lot are not higher than elsewhere. Have a good and... More
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26 January 2017|
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Response from Carolyn S | Reviewed this property |
I believe it is closed for a massive renovation but check their website for further and most up to date info. Have fun in Montreal!