Espace pour la Vie (Space for Life), part 2: Rio Tinto Alcan Planetarium

Montreal Planetarium

[Read part 1 of our review (the Biodôme) here and part 3 of our review (the botanical garden/insectarium) here.]

Continuing our journey through the sprawling Espace pour la Vie (Space for Life) in Montréal, we move next door from the Biodôme to the planetarium. We also move away from the various ecosystems of our own little planet to the vastness of the Universe.

Admission to the planetarium includes access to three separate attractions: two different shows in two different planetarium domes and the permanent exhibition between them.

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