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What’s Open & What’s Closed On Easter Weekend 2017 In Montreal

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What’s Open & What’s Closed On Easter Weekend 2017 In Montreal

Little known fact about me: Easter is actually my absolute favourite time of the year. I love it more than Christmas. I love it more than summer. Easter is bae, TBH.

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This year, Easter is happening on Sunday, April 16. Easter Monday is the 17th, and Good Friday is the 14th. And while some of us might not be off both (or even one!) of those days, some things in Montreal are still closed for Easter.

What's Open:

  • Most SAQs stay open throughout the holidays (except on Easter Sunday; click here for more details)
  • Outdoor markets (like the Jean-Talon and Atwater Market) are open
  • Banks on Easter Monday
  • Most Montreal museums (like the Montreal Biodome and the Montreal Science Centre)
  • Movie theatres and restaurants will mostly remain open
  • Grocery stores will mostly remain open, except on Easter Sunday
  • Montreal's Planetarium, Insectarium, Botanical Gardens, and Biodome will remain open
  • Parking meters will operate as usual

What's Closed:

  • Banks on Good Friday
  • Grocery stores on Easter Sunday
  • Malls and major stores (like Walmart, Costco, Ikea, etc) will mostly be closed on Easter Sunday
  • Government offices
  • The STM will be operating on holiday schedules on Good Friday and Easter Monday
  • The BAnQ will be closed on Easter Monday
  • Canada Post on Good Friday and Easter Monday
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