Stones and Bones Bike Tour

Event

Redpath Museum 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA
Price: 
FREE zoom presentation.

A family-friendly bike trip exploring the fossils and rocks, architecture, and archeological spots around Montreal.

Tour starts with ancient fossils at the Redpath Museum, travels west along Sherbrooke Street to the stone towers and reflecting pool at the Old Fort, heads up the cart track with the country’s oldest milestone that leads to Leonard Cohen's boyhood home and visits the site of an archeological dig in 1895. The tour finishes with a glide downhill through the St. Henri Tanneries in the Glen and ends with the ghosts of Griffintown at the old Lowney chocolate factory

English only

Suitable for family audience ages 10+

Advance registration required here before Friday June 11th at noon. The link for the event will be forwarded to participants on the Friday prior to the event

 

Land Acknowledgement

McGill University is located on land which has long served as a site of meeting and exchange amongst Indigenous peoples, including the Haudenosaunee and Anishinabeg nations. McGill honours, recognizes and respects these nations as the traditional stewards of the lands and waters on which we meet today.

The Redpath Museum's director EDI statement.

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