Make the most of your trip to Montréal by experiencing some of the city’s wonderful activities, museums, and unique treasures. Create long lasting memories beyond the walls of the Congress by bringing networking and socializing outside and among Montréal’s mesmerizing cityscapes. Hotel Bonaventure is conveniently located in the heart of Montréal, which makes it an excellent hub for all your Montréal experiences!
The following activities are just a short walk (< 30 min) from the conference hotel.
The 42nd edition of the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal is happening from June 30th– July 9th – perfectly aligned with the timing of the ISPGR Congress. The Jazz Festival will host both indoor and outdoor concerts. Shows that are indoors will be for a fee (we recommend booking early), meanwhile all outdoors shows are free to attend. One of the stages for the outdoor concerts are at Place ds Arts, a 1.3km walk away from Hotel Bonaventure. GET TICKETS
A variety of artistic disciplines will greet you at the Montréal Museum of Fine Arts; music, film, fashion, design, and fine arts. The museum portrays international art, world cultures, contemporary works, decorative arts, design, and provincial and national art. LEARN MORE
Lastly, the Old Port also hosts the Pointe à Callière Archaeology Museum. Go see their permanent exhibition about Montréal’s history and archaeology or catch one of their temporary exhibits. During the dates of ISPGR 2022, you can see Vikings – Dragons of the Northern Seas, Favourites! Our collections on Display, and FRÉDÉRIC BACK – A Passion for the Planet. LEARN MORE
Activities a metro ride away
The closest metro station to the conference site is “Metro Bonaventure”.
This unique park is only minutes away from downtown Montréal with the Metro. Take the Metro to station “Jean-Drapeau”. Here you will find endless park space, the Jean-Dore Beach, Casino de Montréal, the environment focused museum Biosphere, and last but not least La Ronde – Montréal’s own exciting amusement park. LEARN MORE
Just steps from the Atwater Market (Public Market Hall) lays the Lachine Canal and the Lachine Canal Nautical Centre. Here you can rent watercrafts such as electric boats, pedal boats. Kayaks, and canoes. Take the metro to station “Lionel-Groulx, stop by the market to grab some picnic goodies and enjoy an afternoon on the water. We recommend reserving ahead. RESERVE NOW
pLAN YOUR ACTIVITIES
Have a look at the ISPGR 2022 Program at a Glance and plan to experience some of these wonderful activities!