Montreal Sights

Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium

  • 4801 av. Pierre-de-Coubertin Map It
  • Hochelaga-Maisonneuve
  • Observatory/Planetarium

Published 10/26/2015

Fodor's Review

In early 2013, Montréal got a new, ultramodern, C$48 million planetarium, one of only a handful of planetariums worldwide to have two circular theaters—one for astronomy exhibits and the other a high-tech multimedia venue. Part of the Space for Life complex, this state-of-the-art facility promises a futuristic experience unlike any other. The permanent exhibit, EXO: Our Search for Life in the Universe, lets the whole family having fun exploring life on earth and (perhaps) in the universe through interactive and hands-on stations.

Sight Information

Address:

4801 av. Pierre-de-Coubertin, Montréal, Québec, H1V 3V4, Canada

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Phone:

514-868–3000

Sight Details:

  • C$19.25
  • Late June–Labor Day, Sun.–Wed. 9–6, Thurs.–Sat. 9–8; early Sept.–late June, Sun., Tues., and Wed. 9–5, Thurs.–Sat. 9–8

Published 10/26/2015

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