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Montréal Insectarium - Space for Life

Montréal Insectarium - Space for Life

4581 Sherbrooke Street East
Montréal H1X 2B2

Get to know nature’s champions at the Insectarium! Admire their delicate beauty, splendour and ingenuity. Kids are sure to be charmed by the live and naturalized insects. Discover the amazing diversity of insects and meet our enthusiastic nature interpreters, who will be happy to explain this fascinating and too-often misunderstood world.


Montréal Biodôme
Montréal Botanical Garden
Rio Tinto Alcan Planétarium

The museum is home to some 250,000 specimens of living and naturalized insects.

August 28th to September 7th : Open everyday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
September 8th to October 31st : Sunday to Thursday from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.
MetroPie-IX, Pie-IX East exit
514 868-3000
  • Access for persons with mobility impairments
  • Restaurant
  • Paid parking
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