Special Activities

Free Sunday Openening

The first free Sunday will take place on  2024 . Enjoy admission to the museum and the Aquarium for FREE*.
The afternoon also presents the science competition Explo-Mer Hydro-Québec grand final, during which the young participants of the first cycle of high school as well as the third cycle of primary school will present their research on the marine environment of the St-Lawrence. It’s a day not to be missed!

Welcome to everyone!

*Free for Quebec residents only. An identity card (driver’s licence, health insurance card or student card) is required for the free service offered to Quebecers.

Schedule :

Touch pools (30 minutes) : 9:00 am, 9:30 am, 10:00 am, 10:30 am, 11:00 am, 11:30 am, 12:00 pm, 12:30 pm, 1:00 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:00 pm, 2:30 pm, 3:00 pm, 3:30 pm, 4:00 pm and 4:30 pm

Science competition Explo-Mer Hydro-Québec grand final
12:30 pm to 3:30 pm : Students presentations
3:30 pm to 4:15 pm : Jury deliberation
4:15 pm to 4:45 pm : Awards ceremony


Night walk on the beach

On July 8h, July 23th, and August 6th and 21rd, 2024, from 9 pm to 10:30 pm, the guided walk on the beach becomes nocturnal. Come and discover what we cannot see in daylight… Small plaice, scuds per thousand, sand shrimp, hyperactive crabs and perhaps even bioluminescence!

Bring your headlamp and warm clothes

Reservation required.

Duration: 1h30