This is the weekend many Montrealers have been waiting for!
The weather will be nice, the BIXI bikes will be free on Sunday and thanks to Montreal's Free Museum Day (Sunday, May 28th) and the Great Gardening Exhibit at the Botanical Gardens (Friday, May 26th), there are a ton of amazing activites you can take advantage of without spending a penny.
So to make sure you get the most out of this weekend we found you 15 free activities you can enjoy at the Biodome, Botanical Garden & Musée Des Beaux-Arts:
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Botanical Gardens (Friday, May 26)
1. Great Gardening Weekend
Come talk to one of 100 exhibitors to find all the vegetables, flowers and ideas you need to create a one-of-a-kind garden.
2. Montreal's New Official Flower
Admire our city’s new official flower: the Montréal coneflower! Created entirely in Quebec.
3. Free Tree Saplings
The Frédéric Back Tree House is distributing free saplings of trees that are native to Québec and is offering demonstrations on planting them.
4. Miniaturized Tree Exhibit
Quebec's version of the Bonzai Trees.
5. The Knowledge And Know-How Exhibition
Creation of contemporary objects inspired by the traditions of Québec’s First Nations and Inuit.
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Biodome (Sunday, May 28)
1. Tropical Rainforest
A tribute to the world's most beautiful forest
2. Laurentian Maple Forest
A reproduction of one of the most beautiful forests in Québec
3. Gulf of St. Lawrence
The cold salt water of the Estuary and Gulf teems with life
4. Labrador Coast
To the north of North America lies an ice-covered ocean: the Arctic.
5. Sub-Antarctic Islands
To the south of South America is an ice-covered continent: the Antarctic.
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Musée Des Beaux-Arts (Sunday, May 28)
1. Remembering Roy Lacaud Heenan
When Contemporary Art and the Art of the Past Meet
3. New Takes On An Old Craft
Contemporary Quebec Leatherwork