Jardins Gamelin

Jardins Gamelin

Information on the activity

May 17, 2018 to September 30, 2018

From May 17 to September 30, 2018

Les Jardins Gamelin will once again host a rich and varied roster of cultural and citizen-driven activities, every day and night of the week. Thanks to an engaging design by Pépinière & co, including an outdoor restaurant, Les Jardins Gamelin will be a great destination for al fresco lunches, extended after-work drinks and lively weekends for the whole family.

Urban agriculture is a key feature of this warm-weather incarnation of Place Émilie-Gamelin. The Sentier Urbain organization is responsible for the gardens, vegetable plots and other greenery that will enliven the space for the season.


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La maison jaune

Throughout the season, the house’s activity leaders will welcome young children to creative workshops and activities inspired by life in the Jardins.

This year, the Maison jaune is more welcoming than ever thanks to a new shaded area, furniture and games. Parents can have fun with their kids, or relax while the little ones play. Plus, Dominique St-Laurent and his snack bar team will serve up special kids menus on the Jardins’ sprawling green patio



  • Wednesday through Sunday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Petits bonheurs

Free and fun ! For kids ( activity in French) matinées familiales avec Petits bonheurs

Nouveautés : La papillonnière et les Gamélites


Butterfly flight and garden tour for young children Budding gardeners are invited to explore Les Jardins Gamelin and its butterfly tent. The activity concludes with a flight of butterflies.


Another big new feature for the fourth season of Les Jardins Gamelin: the Gamélites! Their curiosity piqued by the music and dance going on in Place Émilie-Gamelin, a dozen charming little stone beings poked their noses above the surface and decided to move into Les Jardins Gamelin. The amusing characters, designed by the Le Pictographe collective, are part of everything going on in the Jardins, from urban agriculture and music to cooking. Discover their lively personalities and hilarious adventures by following them on Facebook– keep up with their adventures for the whole season. Don’t be surprised if your kids make some new friends!

Jardins Gamelin Restaurant

The snack bar returns with Dominic St-Laurent’s team and an exclusive menu including happy hour specials and a kids’ menu.

Restaurant open 7 days a week:

  • Monday to Friday from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
  • Saturdays and Sundays: from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.