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Montreal Museums: August 2014

Montreal Museums: August 2014

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MONTREAL MUSEUMS: AUGUST 2014 LISTINGS
Montreal's leading museum exhibits and educational IMAX presentations are listed below. More on August in Montreal.

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Through September 15, 2013
Planet Shark: Predator or Prey
Time: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Montreal Science Centre IMAX, 333 de la Commune St. at St. Laurent, near King Edward Pier; Place d'Armes Metro (map).
Cost: Cost: $20 adult; $18 senior; $18 teens ages 13 to 17; $12.50 kids ages 4 to 12; $6.50 every additional kid/teen ages 4 to 17; $57 family package (2 adults and 2 kids ages 4 to 17 or 1 adult and 3 kids).
Call (514) 496-4724 for more information.

Through September 29, 2013
The Tea Roads
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Pointe-à-Callière, 350 Place Royale, corner of de la Commune; Place d'Armes Metro (map).
Cost: $20 adult; $16 senior; $12 students ages 13 to 30; $7 youth ages 6 to 12; free for kids under age 6; $42 family rate (two adults, two youths under 18 or one adult and three youths under 18).
Call (514) 872-9150 for more information.

Through October 6, 2013
From Philadelphia to Monaco: Grace Kelly – Beyond the Icon
Time: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday; 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday; 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Thursday and Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday; open long weekend Mondays 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Where: McCord Museum of Canadian History, 690 Sherbrooke West, corner of University; McGill Metro (map).
Cost: $19 adult; $15 senior; $13 student; free for ages 12 and under (maximum five children per adult); $38 family package (2 adults and 2 kids ages 16 and under; 1 adult and 3 kids ages 16 and under); free admission the first Saturday of every month and steep discount every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Call (514) 398-7100 for more information.

Through October 20, 2013
On Abstraction II
Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday except for Wednesday which is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; closed Mondays except on public holidays.
Where: Montreal Museum of Contemporary Arts, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $12 adult; $10 senior; $8 student; free for kids under 12; $24 family package (maximum 4 persons with at least 1 adult); free admission Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Call (514) 847-6253 for more information.

Through October 20, 2013
Chihuly
Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Where: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1379-1380 Sherbrooke Street West, near Crescent; Guy-Concordia Metro (map).
Cost: $22.50 ages 31 and over; $14.50 ages 13 to 30, free for kids 12 and under; $12.50 every Wednesday from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Call (514) 285-1600 for more information.

Through October 20, 2013
On Abstraction II: Remarks on Color
Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday except for Wednesday which is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; closed Mondays except on public holidays.
Where: Montreal Museum of Contemporary Arts, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $12 adult; $10 senior; $8 student; free for kids under 12; $24 family package (maximum 4 persons with at least 1 adult); free admission Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Call (514) 847-6253 for more information.

Through February 1, 2014
Continuum
Time: check the online schedule.
Where: Montreal Planetarium, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $18.75 adult ($15 for Quebec residents) (was $8 before 2013); $17.50 senior ($14 for Quebec residents) (was $6 before 2013); $14 student ($11.25 for Quebec residents) (with I.D.) (was $6 before 2013); $9.50 youth ages 5 to 17 ($7.50 for Quebec residents) (was $4 before 2013); free for kids under 5, $52.50 family rate (2 adults, two youths) ($42 for Quebec residents).
Call (514) 868-3000 for more information.

Through February 1, 2014
EXO: Our Search for Life in the Universe
Time: check the online schedule.
Where: Montreal Planetarium, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $18.75 adult ($15 for Quebec residents) (was $8 before 2013); $17.50 senior ($14 for Quebec residents) (was $6 before 2013); $14 student ($11.25 for Quebec residents) (with I.D.) (was $6 before 2013); $9.50 youth ages 5 to 17 ($7.50 for Quebec residents) (was $4 before 2013); free for kids under 5, $52.50 family rate (2 adults, two youths) ($42 for Quebec residents).
Call (514) 868-3000 for more information.

Through February 1, 2014
From the Earth to the Stars
Time: check the online schedule.
Where: Montreal Planetarium, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $18.75 adult ($15 for Quebec residents) (was $8 before 2013); $17.50 senior ($14 for Quebec residents) (was $6 before 2013); $14 student ($11.25 for Quebec residents) (with I.D.) (was $6 before 2013); $9.50 youth ages 5 to 17 ($7.50 for Quebec residents) (was $4 before 2013); free for kids under 5, $52.50 family rate (2 adults, two youths) ($42 for Quebec residents).
Call (514) 868-3000 for more information.

Through March 30, 2014
The Beatles in Montreal
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Friday; 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday
Where: Pointe-à-Callière, 350 Place Royale, corner of de la Commune; Place d'Armes Metro (map).
Cost: $20 adult; $16 senior; $12 students ages 13 to 30; $7 youth ages 6 to 12; free for kids under age 6; $42 family rate (two adults, two youths under 18 or one adult and three youths under 18).
Call (514) 872-9150 for more information.

Through April 4, 2016
A Matter of Abstraction
Time: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday except for Wednesday which is 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.; closed Mondays except on public holidays.
Where: Montreal Museum of Contemporary Arts, 185 Ste. Catherine West, corner Jeanne-Mance; Place-des-Arts Metro (map).
Cost: $12 adult; $10 senior; $8 student; free for kids under 12; $24 family package (maximum 4 persons with at least 1 adult); free admission Wednesdays from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Call (514) 847-6253 for more information.

Ongoing
MMFA's Permanent Collection
Time: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday; 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Wednesday to Friday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Where: Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, 1379-1380 Sherbrooke Street West, near Crescent; Guy-Concordia Metro (map).
Cost: free admission.
Call (514) 285-1600 for more information.

Ongoing
Montreal Biodome's 5 Ecosystems
Time: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Sunday.
Where: Montreal Biodome, 4777 Pierre-De Coubertin Avenue, near the Montreal Botanical Garden; Viau Metro (map).
Cost: regular $17.75, senior $16.75, student ages 18 and up $13.50, ages 5 to 17 $9, ages 0 to 4 free
Call(514) 868-3000 for more information.

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