Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan - Montréal Space for Life
4801 Pierre-de Coubertin Avenue
Montréal H1V 3V4
A true pioneer in the field, the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan redefines the very essence of planetariums through its original and innovative approach to astronomy. With its bold design, the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan incorporates the strictest sustainable development criteria. It uses cutting-edge technology to create a unique experience of the universe through its immersive theatres, where shows both poetic and scientific are presented. Its exhibitions enrich this cosmic journey.
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- Access for persons with mobility impairments
- Paid parking
- Gift Shop
From September 28 2021 to December 17 2023An immersive experience to observe astronauts' day-to-day routine during their stay at the International Space Station, thanks to the most ambitious production ever filmed in space.
From September 28 2021 to September 28 2023Come discover the treasures and mysteries of the starry sky with one of our science guides. Enjoy an immersive experience whisking you through time and space beneath the 360° dome at the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan.
From December 1 2020 to February 1 2023Show - A show about the evolution of our planet since the creation of our solar system.
From December 14 2021 to December 16 2022Voyager tells a thrilling story of the most remarkable space mission in human history. Like two bottles launched into the cosmic ocean, two probes carry an interstellar message – the Golden Record, intended for any alien civilization.
From November 6 2021 to November 3 2022Guided by our spirited host, you'll soar in orbit for an incredible journey! A show for ages 4 to 8.
From October 5 2021 to October 8 2022An exhibition that may bring back memories or introduce you to the legacy of the Dow Planétarium.
Show - From the infinitely small to the infinitely large, a cosmic poem on the connection between humankind and the Universe.
Show - Animated film for ages 4 to 10 on the secret of shooting stars!
Show - Animated film for ages 4 to 10 about planets!
Exhibition - Come admire some of the most fascinating specimens from the Planétarium Rio Tinto Alcan meteorite collection, one ofthe largest of its kind in Canada!