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Visitor Information

COVID-19

In light of the highly interactive nature of our activities and that the safety of our visitors and employees is our absolute priority, the Science Centre remains closed for now. In the meantime, please explore our online content and follow us on social media.

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If you have any questions, please contact us at information@oldportfomontreal.com


Customer service


For questions and information

Phone :
514 496-4724
1 877 496-4724

Email
information@oldportofmontreal.com

Location

The Montréal Science Centre is located in the Old Port of Montréal, at the foot of St. Laurent Blvd., corner of de la Commune Street (Place-d'Armes metro station).
Follow this W3W link to directly locate the MSC entrance: ///promises.visitor.machine

See the map

Parking Rates (taxes included)*

Flat rate for the day $25
Lost parking passes $30

*In case of any discrepancy between the information provided on this website and those provided at the parking gate, the information from the parking gate prevails.


Payment Methods

Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Interac, Google Pay, Apple Pay.

Additional information
Monthly parking available (download contract)
Ask us about our corporate parking rates for your next event.

 


Public Transit

By metro

Place d'Armes metro station

By bus

Line 75 de la Commune (McGill / Wellington stop)
Map - Line 75
Schedule - Line 75

Line 55 Saint-Laurent (Saint-Laurent / Saint-Jacques stop)
Map - Line 55
Schedule - Line 55

Line 715 Vieux-Montréal/Vieux-Port
Map - Line 715
Schedule - Line 715

For other options, visit the Montréal public transit website: www.stm.info

Commuter train

Lucien-L’Allier train station is connected to Lucien-L’Allier metro station. The Central Station train station is connected to Bonaventure metro station www.amt.qc.ca

 

Location of Parking Lots

King Edward Quay (Montréal Science Centre)

Four electric vehicle charging stations (free).

To access charging stations, simply pay for a parking space.

Clock Tower Quay

Located at a few minutes away from the Science Centre.

Disabled Parking Permit

Free parking for holders of a disabled parking permit (a total of 28 spots are available on our quays). To exit the parking lot, simply press on the intercom button.

Bus Parking (School and Tour Groups)

Free parking for up to 14 school buses at the Clock Tower Quay parking lot. Free access for groups visiting the Montréal Science Centre. To drop off passengers at the Science Centre, please proceed through the Alexandra Quay. Ask your group sales agent for information:
groupsales@oldportofmontreal.com or 514-496-2281.

Please note: RVs and vehicles with trailers are not allowed in our parking lots.

Parking Occupancy Rate

King-Edward Quay

places in total

View on Google Maps

Clock Tower Quay

places in total

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Accessibility

Free wheelchairs

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, wheelchairs are not currently available to ticket holders. For health and safety reasons, we recommend bringing your own wheelchair.

Hearing Impaired Visitors

An assistive listening system is available at the IMAX®TELUS theatre, as well as a frequency-modulated (FM) signal for visitors with their own device.

Food

Café Van Houtte

The Café Van Houtte counter is opened.

Rebates

The Montréal Science Centre is proud to extend these exclusive offers from our partners. 

See rebatES

 

Rules and regulations

1.    Eating and drinking is prohibited in the Montréal Science Centre exhibition halls.

2.    All visitors must pay Montréal Science Centre entry fees.

3.    It is prohibited to film, take photos, and make recordings during an IMAX®TELUS theatre film screening without the authorization of the Corporation.

4.    It is forbidden to surpass the maximum capacity of Montréal Science Centre halls and to obstruct its stairways, passageways, and emergency routes.

5.    Consuming alcohol is not permitted other than in the IMAX®TELUS lobby, at authorized concession stands, and in areas duly designated by the Corporation for special events in keeping with alcohol laws and regulations.

6.    All groups visiting the Montréal Science Centre must be accompanied by group leaders, follow the directives of Corporation employees, respect the time of their visit, and ensure the spaces they use are kept calm and in good order.

7.    Children under 13 years of age visiting the Montréal Science Centre must be accompanied by an adult.

8.    Being naked, bare-footed, or wearing indecent or offensive clothing is forbidden at the Montréal Science Centre. Shoes, pants or shorts, and shirts are mandatory everywhere at the Centre including, but not limited to, inside its buildings.

9.    Animals are prohibited inside the Science Centre building, except for service animals (guide dogs and assistance dogs) whether they are on duty or in training.

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