4101, rue Sherbrooke Est, Montréal (Québec) H1X 2B2
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Admission Fee – Open year-round
Founded in 1931, the Montréal Botanical Garden is today one the world’s finest. It boasts more than 22,000 species and cultivars of plants, some 30 outdoor theme gardens, 10 exhibition greenhouses, the Tree House and a large arboretum, all spread out over a 75-hectare site. Its exhibitions and events make it a top-quality attraction!
- Montréal Botanical Garden
- Garden of Light
- Butterflies Go Free!
- The Green Pages
The Green Pages allow your green thumb to do the walking… Choose themes according to your interests and explore the vast horticultural horizons awaiting you.
- Botany and horticuture
Consult the Millefolium catalogue of the Montréal Botanical Garden Library.
- Useful links in horticulture and botany
Gardening media, search engines and websites.
|Montréal Botanical Garden
This guidebook takes readers on a fascinating journey into the world of the Montréal Botanical Garden. Over the course of its sometimes rocky history, and thanks to the remarkable people involved, this garden has become one of the treasures of the City of Montreal. In keeping of the spirit of its illustrious founder, botanist Brother Marie-Victorin, the Botanical Garden places great emphasis on its educational and research activities. Its collections, greenhouse complex and numerous thematic gardens have earned it an international reputation and have made it a most enjoyable place to visit any season of the year.