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Biodome de Montreal

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4777 Pierre de-Coubertin Ave | Metro Viau, Montreal, Quebec H1V 1B3, Canada
+1 514-868-3000
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US$ 94.76*
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US$ 18.73*
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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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  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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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 4 days ago

a wonderful 2.5 hours spent experiencing the various climates of the world with native fauna and flora. Beautifully executed!

Thank RaquelleA
Reviewed 4 days ago

Heard this was the most tourist visited place, and I can certainly see why. We arrived early (just after opening) via metro Viau on the green line. From there, you are in the center of Olympic Village, the Planetarium, and the Biodome (not to be...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The day we visited it was pouring with rain and the whole of Montreal seemed to have the same idea. The entrance queue wound round almost the complete diameter of the building and once inside we had to shuffle in a line through the galleries....More

Thank YorksRick
Reviewed 6 days ago

We loved the bio dome because it was not a zoo but still had a lovely selection of animals to see. We loved how it was divided by different climate areas across North America (Tropical, Maple, Arctic, etc.) Each area had the appropriate weather conditions...More

Thank Mona I
Reviewed 6 days ago

I wish I had more time to spend visiting the Biodome. It's a lovely exhibition of nature. This is a definite must see for any traveller in the area.

Thank Suyen D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been there with my family (all adults) and it was such a fun experience! It doesn't matter your age, the Biodome is a very interesting place to visit! If you are going with your kids, they will go crazy there! So nice!!

Thank Maria E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This zoo is different from all the other one I've seen. Is in a dome and is made for you to go around it in a certain order. It begins with the tropical forest, then a cold forest, the fish tanks and for the gran...More

Thank Amariris1007
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place, quite unexpected. Fantastic penguins, each of the 4 areas had lots to see. Our 18 month old had a wonderful time. Plan for 90 mins and also go to insectarium.

Thank JaneSM
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Unfortunately when we were there it was under construction. There is still lots to do and to see. We went to see all the animals. Another place to go to if visiting Montreal

Thank zillard17
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four domed areas connected to show.....what? I thought it would relate to Canadian environment, but if so don't know where the rain forest is located up there! Seemed to be a lot of families in this small venue, which is probably of interest to them....More

Thank Soleil122
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!