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Visitor Information


Following the Québec government’s decision to move the Montréal region into the RED zone (the highest alert level), the Science Centre has been closed until further notice.

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A coatcheck service is available for 2$* per jacket. Lockers are also available on site for 1$*

* Limited quantities and cash only


Important - Major works leading to partial closure of Mill Bridge from June to October 2020. Visit our maintenance page for more details. The City announced last May that de la Commune street would be temporarily closed to cars during the summer of 2020 between Bonsecours and Saint-Gabriel street. Plan your trip accordingly. For more details, please read the press release.

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

See the map

Parking Rates (taxes included)*

0-61 minutes : $10
62-121 minutes : $15
121-181 minutes : $20
Between 3 hours and 24 hours : $25
Lost tickets $30

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

Payment methods

Visa, Master Card and cash
We do not accept Interac

Additional informations
Monthly parking available (downloadable contract here)
Ask us about our corporate parking rates for your next event.

Contact Us

514-496-1851 or

Public transit

By metro

Champ-de-Mars, Place d'Armes or Square-Victoria stations

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

Commuter train

Lucien-Lallier station, connected to Lucien-Lallier metro station Central Station, connected to Bonaventure metro station

River Shuttles - CLOSED

The best way to travel from one shore to another. 

Location of Parking Lots

King Edward Quay (Montréal Science Centre)

4 charging points for electric vehicles (free reloading).

To access the charging points, you must pay the current price of a parking space, which is not included in the cost of recharging.

Clock Tower Quay

Located at a short 3-minute walking distance from the Science Centre

Disabled Parking Permit

Free parking for holders of disabled parking permit (28 spots on both our piers) – press on the intercom button at the exit.

Bus Parking (school and tour groups)

Free parking space for 14 school buses at the Clock Tower Quay. Free access for groups attending the Montréal Science Centre. The access to the dock is through the Alexandra Quay to drop off the passengers in front of the Science Centre. Ask your group sales consultant for information: or 514-496-2281

Note: RVs and vehicles with trailers are not allowed in the parking lots.

Parking occupancy rate

King-Edward Quay

places in total

View on Google Maps

Clock Tower Quay

places in total

View on Google Maps


Free wheelchairs

Wheelchairs are not available for the use of ticket holders.  As a precautionary measure, we suggest that you bring your own chair.

Hard of hearing individuals

Assistive listening system available and frequency-modulated (FM) signal also available for visitors with their own device. 


Food Court Schedule 

Closed for the season.

Van Houtte Coffee

The Van Houtte store is closed.


The Montreal Science Centre is proud to offer these exclusive offers from our most respected partners. 

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