Société des musées du Québec

Biosphère | Montréal Space for Life

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The Biosphère joined the Montréal Space for Life museum complex. It presents exhibitions and artistic installations, prompting dialogue between science, culture, social innovation and the environment. Located in the heart of parc Jean-Drapeau, this pioneering example of sustainable architecture and iconic architectural landmark of Montréal offers breathtaking views of downtown Montréal and the St. Lawrence River.

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Museum experiences

  • Ecolab: Channel your inner researcher and learn about environmental science in a brand new interactive lab.What is science and how do we practise it? The brand new Ecolab examines these questions and introduces you to the scientific method—using air and water pollution as illustrations.
  • Welcome to the Biosphère! Today, the geodesic dome blends the visionary ecological outlook of its designer, Buckminster Fuller, with today’s environmental concerns. This exhibition looks at the Biosphere’s history, introduces its other ongoing exhibitions and examines the links between art, society and the environment.