The greenhouses of the Jardin botanique
are currently closed for inspection and maintenance work.
The outdoor gardens are open to visitors.
Discounted rates are in effect.

Gift shops

The Montréal Space for Life gift shops :
the prime destination for your gift ideas!

In addition to books, plush toys and souvenir items from Montréal, the Space for Life gift shops offer you a wide selection of eco-friendly products made by Québec artists and artisans. Here are a few:

  • Natural handmade soaps and body products: Savonnerie des Diligences, De baie et de sève, Savonnerie Histoire de bulles, Au Naturel, Le Briochin black soap;
  • Eco-friendly items: Nany, OKO Créations, Justenbois kitchen utensils and items, Petit Rucher, Baluchon;
  • Gourmet products: Forêt y goûter, Miel de mon père, Rose des champs, Les Minettes, Verger Lacroix, Chocolat boréal, Blanc par rouGe, Gourmet sauvage, Caséal fine maple products;
  • Fashion accessories: Lachasse tube scarfs, Lolikö, Tête à chapeaux;
  • Jewelry from Québec jewelers: Pierre Brouillette, Marie-Ève Bordeleau and Sonia Imbault at the Biodôme boutique;
  • Gardening items, Felco shears, Jardins de l’Écoumène seeds, plants and flower pot holders at the Jardin botanique boutique;
  • Telescopes, planisphere and other objects for astronomy enthusiasts at the Planétarium gift shop;


The Biodôme boutique | Until September 2
Every day 9:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
The Insectarium boutique | Until September 2
Every day 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.
The Jardin botanique boutique | Until August 29
Sunday to Thursday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
The Chinese Garden boutique | June 22 to August 29
Sunday to Thursday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday and Saturday 12 p.m. - 6 p.m.
The Planétarium boutique | Until September 4

The Planétarium will close at 1 p.m. on August 24 and 25.

Sunday to Tuesday 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday 10:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Thursday to Saturday 10:30 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Montréal Space for Life is proud to showcase the know-how of our Indigenous peoples. In our shops, you will find original paintings, sculptures, traditional crafts, jewelry and more.