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What's open and closed in Montréal on Victoria Day

19 mai 2017

Montréal, May 19, 2017 - A number of Ville de Montréal facilities will remain open on Victoria Day, while others will have a specific schedule.

Most city offices will be closed on Monday, May 22, 2017, including all borough and Accès Montréal offices as well as points of service.


Household garbage, recycling and bulky item pickup

Household garbage, bulky item, recycling, residual and green waste, and dead leaf pickups will take place in the boroughs according to regular schedule.



All ecocentres will be open according to regular summer schedule, 7 days a week, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information, please consult the Environment section at


Sports and cultural facilities

Arenas, swimming pools, sports centres, libraries and cultural centres will follow different schedules depending on the borough. Residents are asked to contact those facilities.

The complexe sportif Claude-Robillard will be closed on Monday, May 22, except for the outdoor tennis courts. Information: 514 872-6900.


Space for Life

The facilities will be open as follows:

  • Botanical Garden: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Biodôme: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Insectarium: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Information: 514 872-1400 or


Other facilities

The Montréal municipal court (775, rue Gosford) and points of service are closed. 

The public markets will be open. Information: 514 937-7754.

The Bonsecours Market (350, rue Saint-Paul Est) will be open. Information: 514 872-7730.

The Pointe-à-Callière Museum of Archaeology and History will be open on Monday between 11 am and 8 pm. Admission free. Information: 514 872-9150.



Please note that parking pay stations and meters remain operational on Victoria Day and that motorists also must obey parking signs.

For more information, please log on to, or call 311.

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