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  4. Montreal Tower Observatory

Montreal Tower Observatory Admission & "Since 1976" Exhibit

Product ID: 95937
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Get spectacular views of Montreal from the Montreal Tower Observatory, standing 540 feet tall at a 45-degree angle, making it the tallest inclined tower in the world. Visit the "Since 1976" exhibit to learn about the Olympic Park's history.
About this ticket
Valid 1 day
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Ascend to the top of the Montreal Tower for spectacular views from the observatory
  • Get a bird's-eye view of the 1976 Olympic Stadium and Olympic Park
  • Enjoy vistas of the St. Lawrence River valley and the Greater Montreal region
  • Discover different aspects of the Olympic Stadium's history with the "Since 1976" exhibit
Full description
Ascend to the summit of Montreal Tower for spectacular views of the entire Greater Montreal region and up to 50 miles of the St. Lawrence River valley. The breathtaking panorama from the observatory has been awarded a 3-star rating by the Michelin Guide. Located next to the Botanical Garden, the Tower is 30 minutes by public transport from downtown Montreal.

Make your way to the main entry and exchange your voucher at the ticket counter. After passing security, board the one-of-a-kind, glass-encased funicular for a breathtaking two-minute ride. This funicular is the only one in the world built along a curved structure. At the top, you'll be 541 feet (165 meters) above the Olympic Park. On clear days, you can see up to 80-kilometers in any direction. Marvel at the incredible architecture of the Stadium, the former Velodrome (now the Biodôme), and the Esplanade.

Included with your Observatory admission is the "Since 1976" exhibition. Located in the Montréal Tower, take a closer look at different aspects of the Olympic Park’s history. Discover a number of artifacts, photos, video archives, and interactive digital content. Learn about construction, the story of the Olympic Games, the professional sports and public and cultural events that have been held at the stadium.
Includes
  • Admission to the Montreal Tower Observatory
  • Transportation up and down the tower in a glass-cased funicular
  • Viewing points of the Olympic Park and Greater Montreal
  • Admission to the "Since 1976" exhibit
  • Multilingual brochures
What’s Not Included
  • Transport to/from the attraction
  • Guided stadium tour
  • Parking

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The Montreal Tower, Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Located a 5-minute walk from the Viau metro station (green line) and stops for buses 34, 125, 136. Follow the detour signs for “La Tour" and “Tour de Montréal”. By car, taxi, or rideshare, go to the P5 (Level 1) underground parking at 3200 Viau Street, Montreal.

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Important information
Not allowed
  • Food and drinks
  • Luggage or large bags
Know before you go
• Montreal Tower can be easily reached by car, metro, bus or by active transportation
• All visitors must go through a mandatory security screening prior to boarding the funicular
Customer reviews
Overall rating
4.4 / 5
based on 41 reviews
Review summary
Service
4.5/5
Organization
4.4/5
Value for money
4.1/5
Safety
4.8/5

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