Opening Hours and Access
The next edition of the Festival will take place on June 7, 8 and 9, 2019.
The Eureka! Festival will be held in the Old Port of Montréal near the Science Centre, between Alexandra Quay and Jacques-Cartier Quay.
We encourage you to take public transit – for environmental reasons – but also because there is a lot happening in the Old Port that weekend!
Champ-de-Mars, Place d’Armes or Square-Victoria stations
Line 75 de la Commune (McGill / Wellington stop)
Line 55 Saint-Laurent (Saint-Laurent / Saint-Jacques stop)
Line 715 Vieux-Montréal/Vieux-Port
For other options, visit www.stm.info
BY Commuter Trains
Lucien-Lallier station, connected to Lucien-Lallier metro station
Central Station, connected to Bonaventure metro station
IF YOU DRIVE
From the South Shore via the Champlain Bridge: take the Wellington exit, then follow the signs to Old Montréal.
From the South Shore via the Victoria Bridge: About one kilometre after you come off the bridge, turn right onto Mills Street (opposite Costco). Follow it to de la Commune Street. Turn right onto de la Commune and continue along it to the corner of Saint-Laurent Boulevard.
From the South Shore via the Jacques Cartier Bridge: Keep to the right when you come off the bridge. At the first set of traffic lights (de Maisonneuve Blvd.), turn right. Continue along de Maisonneuve, keeping to the left. Turn left onto Berri and continue along it to de la Commune, in Old Montréal. Turn right onto de la Commune and keep going until you come to Saint-Laurent Boulevard.
If you’re coming from downtown: Berri, Saint-Urbain, Bleury (which is du Parc north of Sherbrooke), and McGill (which is Beaver Hall Hill north of Viger) streets all lead to de la Commune Street, which runs along the Old Port.
- Automated bank machine (Science Centre lobby)
- Washrooms, drinking fountains
- Information booths (Jacques-Cartier Quay and King-Edward Quay)
- Food services, beverage vending machines
- Services for disabled visitors
Science makes you hungry? Enjoy a well-deserved sweet/salty break in the heart of the Montreal Science Centre’s food chain! The following eight restaurants are sure to satisfy you: Thaï Express, Taco Amigo, Le Taboulé, Frite Alors, Queues de Castor, Moozoo, Café La Roma, Smokies and Sul Posto.