Montréal Insectarium – Space for Life

Parks, gardens and zoos
Hochelaga-Maisonneuve and Rosemont

Exit your cocoon and head to the Space for Life, where at the Montréal Insectarium, the largest museum devoted to insects in North America, you can experience the champions of nature firsthand.

With your family, observe the fascinating work of leafcutter ants in action, listen to the unique sounds of the cicada, and enjoy distinguishing stick insects from leaves in their vivarium. The delicacy, beauty, and ingenuity of a collection of some 250,000 naturalized insect specimens and nearly 100 living species await your arrival.


Nov 1, 2017 to May 14, 2018: Sun, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Closed: Dec 24 and 25.


  • Admission fees apply
Montréal Insectarium – Space for Life
4581 Sherbrooke Street East
Montréal, QC H1X 2B2

Hochelaga-Maisonneuve and Rosemont
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