Guided tours of the Marie-Victorin Herbarium and the Biodiversity Centre

Guided tour

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November 1, 2023 to August 28 2024
Every Wednesday at 1:30 p.m.
In French only.
Biodiversity Center entrance
1:30 p.m.
4101 Sherbrooke Est

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Would you like to learn more about the Marie-Victorin Herbarium? Our volunteer guides will introduce you to this hidden gem.

The Marie-Victorin Herbarium is a large collection. Thanks to its 634,640 specimens, the Herbarium is known internationally and ranks fourth largest among Canadian herbaria. It is used for research and education.

  • Guided tours are offered in co-operation with the Friends of the Montréal Botanical Garden.
  • Departure:
    • From May 1 to October 31: in front of the Friends of the Botanical Garden outdoor kiosk
    • From November 1 to April 30: from the entrance to the Hospitality Greenhouse
  • Admission to the Jardin botanique not included (admission ticket, Friends of the Garden membership, Espace pour la vie passport, Accès Montréal card). No additional charge for the tours.
  • Tours are offered in English when a bilingual guide is available.
  • Note that tours are not offered during the Holiday season.

Please note that tours may be cancelled without notice.

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