The Jardin botanique welcomes visitors again since June 15.


The Jardin botanique and the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan welcome visitors again.
Free access for visitors 17 and under until August 31, 2020.

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic,
several health measures have been put in place.

The daily capacity of the Jardin botanique is limited.
Online ticket purchase is strongly recommended.

Please take note of the health measures.

As for the Biodôme and Insectarium sites, they are once again in operation.
The Biodôme's opening date will be announced by the end of the summer,
while the opening of the Insectarium is still expected in 2021.

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We look forward to welcoming you to the Jardin botanique.

Changes made to the Montréal Space for Life programming related to COVID-19

With the public health at heart and in accordance with the City of Montréal and the Government of Québec's guidelines, the management of Montréal Space for Life has decided to cancel or postpone some events originally planned in the 2020 program.

List of canceled events for 2020:

  • O-hanami Picnic
  • Great Gardening Weekend
  • Montréal Museums Day
  • Sagabone Festival
  • Ikebana
  • The Arts put on a show at the Garden
  • All about Japanese Koi Carp
  • Monarch Fiesta
  • Gardens of Light
  • The Great Pumpkin Ball
  • Hiroshima Peace Memorial Ceremony

List of postponed events:

  • CORRIDOR concert
  • Birth of Planet Earth
  • Equinox Talk - Pulsars and Other Strange Objects

The Biodôme and Insectarium are closed for major renovations.

Biodome reopening: summer 2020

Insectarium reopening: summer 2021


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