August 11-15, 2014

Opening Reception

The opening reception will be held on Sunday August 10th at the top of the Tower of the Olympic Stadium starting at 18h (

We highly recommend an early afternoon arrival on site in order to take the opportunity to visit the various «Space for Life» exhibits, which include the Biodôme, the Insectarium, the Botanical Garden, and the Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium, all located next to the Olympic Stadium (plan at least 1h30-2h per exhibit you are interested in). More information on these visits can be found here:

Do not pay to go to the top of the Tower since you will be going there for free for the opening reception!

How to get there

You can get to the Olympic Stadium by metro (Viau station on the green line).