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40 Montreal Art, Science, And History Museums That Will Be Free To Attend This Month

Including the Biodome, Planetarium, Museum Of Fine Arts, and more!
40 Montreal Art, Science, And History Museums That Will Be Free To Attend This Month

I don't know about you, but for me, the perfect day in Montreal always includes a visit to some kind of museum. 

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Whether it's to one of the more popular spots, like the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts or the Biodome, or something a little less generally known (like the Redpath Museum, for example), museums in the city are always super fascinating and always tend to expand my general culture knowledge that much more.

Plus, they're always a lot of fun! There's just something about touring the oldschool clothes at Montreal's Musee De La Mode, or checking out the latest contemporary art exhibits at the MAC, that's not only incredibly interesting, but also a fun and productive way to spend your time, in my opinion.

And if you tend to think exactly like me when it comes to museums, then do I have some awesome news for you.

Every year in May, Montreal hosts a city-wide Free Museum Day, as part of the global Museum Day initiative.

This year, it's going down on Sunday, May 28, and over 40 Montreal museums will be participating. New museums that have never participated before will be part of the program, too, and since it's the city's 375th birthday, you can bet the vibes will be extra awesome this year!

If you have no idea which museums are participating in Montreal's Museum Day this year, then don't worry. That's what I'm here for, friend. 

Art Museums 🎭🙌🎨

Science Museums 🔌📺💡

History Museums 🏰📚👓

For Art Museums, click "NEXT"

Art Museums:

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Canadian Centre for Architecture

Centre d'exposition de l'Université de Montréal

Centre d'exposition Lethbridge

Cinémathèque québécoise

DHC/ART Fondation pour l'art contemporain

Galerie D'Art Stewart Hall

Galerie De L'Uqam

La Guilde Canadienne Des Metiers D'Art

Musee D'Art Contemporain De Montreal

Musée de la mode

Musée de l'imprimerie du Québec

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Musee Des Maitres Et Artisans Du Quebec

Le Musée Dufresne-Nincheri

Musée du Rock'n' Roll du Québec

McCord Museum

For Science Museums, click "NEXT"

Science Museums:

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Biosphere

Montreal Science Centre

Écomusée du fier monde

Biodome De Montreal

Musee Des Ondes Emile Berliner

Musée Eudore-Dubeau

Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium

For History Museums, click "NEXT"

History Museums:

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La Prison Des Patriotes Exhibition Centre

Centre d'Histoire De Montreal

Chateau Ramezay

Lieu Historique National Du Commerce-De-La-Fourrure-A-Lachine

Maison Nivard-De-Saint-Dizier

Maison Saint-Gabriel

Musee De Lachine

Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre

Musee De L'Oratoire Saint-Joseph Du Mont-Royal

Musee Des Hopitaux Shriners Pour Enfants-Canada

Musee Des Hospitaliers De L'Hotel-Dieu De Montreal

Musee Des Pompiers De Montreal

Dorval Museum of Local History and Heritage

Marguerite Bourgeoys Museum

Redpath Museum

Musée Régimentaire Des Fusiliers Mont-Royal

Musée Stewart

Pointe-à-Callière Museum

For more information on the museums participating in Montreal's 2017 Museum Day, check out the official Montreal Museum Day program!