Ville de Montréal - What's Open and Closed in Montréal for Easter Holiday



    MONTREAL, April 3 /CNW Telbec/ - A number of Ville de Montréal facilities
will remain open over the Easter holiday, while the majority of administration
offices will be closed.
    Most city offices will be closed on Good Friday and Easter Monday,
including all borough and Accès Montréal offices and service points. Residents
also may consult the borough Web sites at: ville.montreal.qc.ca.

    Garbage and recycling collections
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    Days and times for collection services vary with each borough. Residents
my consult their borough weekly or call their Accès Montréal office or borough
service point for information on holiday schedules for garbage and recycling
pick-ups.

    Sports and recreation facilities
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    Schedules for arenas, swimming pools, sports, recreation and community
centres, libraries and cultural facilities vary with each borough. Residents
are advised to call the facility before planning an outing.

    Science centres
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    The Biodôme (4777, avenue Pierre De Coubertin) will be open Good Friday,
Easter Monday and all weekend, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information:
514 868-3000.
    The Planetarium (1000, rue Saint-Jacques) will be open Good Friday,
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. and from 6:45 p.m. to 9: 30 p.m.; on the weekend, from
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and from 6:45 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.; and on Easter Monday from
9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information on schedules and evening shows is also
available on the Web site at: www.planetarium.montreal.qc.ca. Information: 514
872-4530.
    The Botanical Garden and Insectarium (4101, rue Sherbrooke Est and 4581,
rue Sherbrooke Est) will be open Good Friday, all weekend and Easter Monday
from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information: 514 872-1400.
    More information is available on the city Web site at
ville.montreal.qc.ca or at www.museumsnature.ca.

    Other facilities
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    The municipal court, 775, rue Gosford, will be closed from April 6 to 9,
as will its ticket-payment centre at 303, Notre-Dame Est. Information:
514 872-2964.
    Public markets will be open their regular hours, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., over
the Easter holiday Information: 514 937-7754.
    The Bonsecours market (350, rue Saint-Paul Est) will be open throughout
the holiday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., with the exception of Thursday and Friday,
when its hours will be 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Information: 514 872-7730.
    The Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History, Pointe-à-Callières, will
be open Good Friday but closed Easter Monday. Please note that regular museum
hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tuesday through Friday, and 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on
weekends. Information: 514 872-9150.
    The complexe sportif Claude Robillard will be closed April 6 to 9.
Information: 514 872-6900.

    Ecocentres
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    Ecocentre Acadie, will be open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
and Saturday from noon to 5 p.m., but will be closed Easter Sunday and Monday.
Information : 514 872-1376.
    Ecocentre de la Côte-des-Neiges, will be open Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
and closed Saturday, Easter Sunday and Monday. Information: 514 872-3517.
    Ecocentre Eadie, will be open Good Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. but closed
Saturday and Easter Sunday and Monday. Information: 514 872-8359.
    Ecocentre Petite-Patrie will remain open on its regular schedule, Monday
through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5:45 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., but
will be closed Easter Sunday. Information: 514 872-7706.
    Ecocentre de Rivière-des-Prairies, will be open Good Friday, 9 a.m. to
5:45 p.m. as well as Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 :45 p.m., but will be
closed on Easter Monday. Information: 514 868-4277.
    Ecocentre de Saint-Michel, will be open Good Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. and
closed Saturday, Easter Sunday and Monday. Information: 514 872-3267.

    Parking
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    Please note that all parking meters will be operational throughout the
Easter holiday and parking signs must be respected.




For further information:

For further information: Relations avec les médias, (514) 872-4946


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