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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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  • Average6%
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“chinese garden” (502 reviews)
“rose garden” (126 reviews)
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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 1 week ago

Great deal of plant are available to see, they made each section according their weather condition. A whole day need to a full-visit.

Thank emad f
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a bit on the edge of town but well worth the trip. The grounds are very accessible, green houses and rose gardens (although sparse in September) not to be missed. There is a beautiful bonsai garden and the newly renovated Chinese gardens with...More

Thank JMC192
Reviewed 1 week ago

It's most definitely worth the time and money to go through the gardens. Even my husband enjoyed the gardens!! Allow easily a couple of hours

Thank gutwinski
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very beautiful gardens. Lots to see and get ready for a lot of walking. Beautiful bonsai trees. Check out the insectarium and maybe have a little buggy snack !!!

Thank Schenectadylocal
Reviewed 1 week ago

The gardens overall are just okay in my opinion. The best parts were the insect and bonsai exhibitions. Interesting to see the willow sculpture art installation as well. I would have liked to see more information posted about the works to better enjoy the displays....More

Thank L-n-L_Hat
Reviewed 1 week ago

We absolutely loved walking around the park, the temporary art installations, snacks with bugs, tropical forest with orchids. Needed about 3 hours. Definitely recommend.

Thank Kaja P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here with my 4 month old! It was beautiful and easy to use a stroller to show her all the different colours and leaves. Our trip unfortunately was cut short by her having a melt down! Would have returned however it was a...More

Thank Sam G
Reviewed 1 week ago

With limited mobility one will only see a small sampling of the flowers. Transport goes and will not stop or even slow down. Gift shop is nice!

Thank ODYSSEUS-NC
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the time I spent there. Even though the line to buy a ticket did not take too long, I'd recommend to buy your tickets online just to save time. The place is great and beautifully maintained. The greenhouses were definitely the highlight for myself...More

Thank Ryan D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well, after two years of postponing my visit to this place to show it proudly to my family; I was saddened (fortunately not them, since it was their first visit) to see how depressed the garden has become. I remember it back in the 90s...More

Thank Yvkgerome
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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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mtown27
8 August 2017|
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Response from 241sheilam | Reviewed this property |
There are shaded areas but you won't be able to stay in the shade all the time to tour the place. There is a mini bus that goes around the park, it picks up passengers at the entrance only I think. It has a canopy but the... More
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