Sept. 25: Stones and Beer Bike Tour
Exciting bike trip exploring local history, fossils and rocks, architecture, secret spots and building stones. Tour starts with ancient fossils at the Redpath Museum and travels west along Sherbrooke St with stops at the Grand Séminaire, Leonard Cohen’s boyhood hom and finales with a beer tasting at McAuslan Brewery. Includes the popular booklet What Building Stones Tell, 5 microbrews (or juice), fresh market bread, fruit and cheese. Cyclists only, reservation necessary. Reservation necessary: 514-398-4094.
Price: $20 adults, $10 senior/student, $25/Family.
October 30, 11h-12h
Fossils and Foundations guided walking tour
A walking tour of the fossils, minerals and secret spots found in the walls of some of downtown Montreal's proudest institutions. The tour starts at the Redpath Museum and returns along Sherbrooke Street west from the Beaux Arts Museum. All ages welcome. In english. Reservation necessary. $12 adult regular, $7 senior/student/child. Includes a copy of the popular booklet What Building Stones Tell. RSVP: 514-398-4094.