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Montreal Botanical Gardens

4101 Sherbrooke St. E, Montreal, Quebec H1X 2B2, Canada
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Along with the Biodôme, the Insectarium and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, the Botanical Garden is part of the Montréal Space for Life, Canada's largest natural museum science complex and Montreal's top must see attraction.The Montreal Botanical Garden, one of the city's jewels, is recognized as one of the world's greatest botanical gardens. It offers a colourful program of events, exhibitions and activities all year long.With its collection of 22,000 plant species and cultivars, 10 exhibition greenhouses, Frederic Back Tree House, and more than 20 thematic gardens spread out over 75 hectares, it's also a perfect place to enjoy fresh air and natural beauty. Located just minutes from downtown Montreal, right near the Biodome and Olympic Park, the Montreal Botanical Garden is a living museum of plants from all over the world. You can also enjoy the Insectarium which is on the Garden's site. Have a great visit!
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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
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

last saturday i went with my family to see the gardens of lights at the botanical gardens and i found it fascinating that there were many bright lights and different designs

Thank Gianfranco D
Reviewed yesterday

This attraction is beautiful in spots, silly in others which is ok for the little ones, and absolutely massive. We wished that it was better marked to find your way around, and it is quite a hike if you go up from the Olympic stadium.

Thank ffdoc2
Reviewed yesterday

I was there not in the best period of the year so the predominant color was just GREEN. But there were some attraction as the Japanese garden, the Chinese garden and some giant sculpture made of woods. If you are a missed entomologist you should...More

Thank PaperogaArchimede
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The gardens are beautiful, there is lots to see and it is a really nice place to walk around and spend the morning or afternoon. Despite us visiting during the fall the plants and exhibits still looked lovely.

Thank Alyssa P
Reviewed 2 days ago

I was amazed by all the ferns, cactus, orchids etc. Then, the rose and Japanese gardens were beautiful. This is a great place to go to relax.

Thank Laura N
Reviewed 2 days ago

These gardens are absolutely gorgeous...We spent around 5 hours in there and i wish we had more time or would have gone back....Stunning and very clean

Thank Khoshid
Reviewed 3 days ago

There are a lot of trails. The themed gardens were beautiful and the artwork was breath-taking. I went in October so most of the flowers were gone but it was still well-worth it. The Vegetable gardens were still going and the fall flowers were in...More

Thank mab012283
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It is a very nice place to visit with your family. They have a lot of space, a lot of beautiful gardens and it's worth it. You can spend a whole day visiting, e the best part was that we were able to see the...More

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited gardens. Pricey for an October visit without many blooming flowers because of time of year. It's divided into countries with specialties around Japan and China - very nice. We spent two hours and could have spent more. The do offer a AAA discount for...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a wonderful experience. Great evening event with the lights (lanterns) and the gardens are very well maintained. The greenhouses are well stocked with beautiful arrangements. Well worth the membership rates if you live in Montreal!

Thank Sara S
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Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
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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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Elise T
9 October 2017|
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Response from QuebecCdntraveler | Reviewed this property |
The full day. From opening to closing. You can go in and out as many times as you like.
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BronxSteve
19 September 2017|
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Response from lbstricklan | Reviewed this property |
Sunday to Thursday -til 2100 Friday to Saturday-til 2200 It's ends on 31 October 2017. The lanterns are displayed at the Chinese, Japanese and First Nations Gardens. Enjoy!
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Tom J
16 September 2017|
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Response from Geopiggy | Reviewed this property |
Your best option is to take the green line and get off at the Pie IX station. From there, walk up the hill, make a right on Sherbrooke and it's right there. Should take you 10 minutes to walk from the metro station.
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