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Montreal Biodome From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Not to be confused with Montreal Biosphère. Biodôme de Montréal (Montreal Biodome) View from the tower of the Olympic Stadium Location Montreal, Quebec, CAN Coordinates 45°33′35″N 73°32′59″W / 45.55972°N 73.54972°W / 45.55972; -73.54972 Memberships AZA, CAZA Website http://www2.ville.montreal.qc.ca/biodome/site/site.php?langue=en The Montreal Biodome ( Biodôme de Montréal) is a facility located in Montreal that allows visitors to walk through replicas of four ecosystems found in the Americas. The building was originally constructed for the 1976 Olympic Games as a velodrome. It hosted both cycling and judo events. Renovations on the building began in 1989 and in 1992 the indoor nature exhibit was opened. Contents
- 1 Exhibits
- 2 Building history
- 3 Biosphère
- 4 Gallery
- 5 See also
- 6 External links
- The Tropical Forest is a replica of the South American rainforest.
- The Laurentian Forest is a replica of the North American wilderness.
- The Saint Lawrence Marine Eco-system is an estuary habitat modeled on the Gulf of Saint Lawrence.
- A polar area that is divided into Arctic and Antarctic .