Guided Tour: Stones of Mont Royal

Friday, September 23, 2022 17:45to19:00
Education Building 3700 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 1Y2, CA
Steps leading to Mount Royal
Image by Chantal Montreuil.

As part of Science Literacy Week, join Professor Jeanne Paquette (Earth and Planetary Sciences) and Chantal Montreuil (Redpath Museum) for an informal evening walk in the park. Each of the 8 stops will focus on Mont Royal's geology or its cultural development. Children are welcome to join, however this event is geared towards adults/teens and there are a total of 555 stairs to the summit.

We'll leave from the Education Building (3700 Rue McTavish) at 17:45 sharp to enjoy the last light of the day.

This activity will be cancelled in case of rain, with no rescheduling. Participants will be notified by email the night before by 9pm. Please note there will be a total of 555 stairs to the summit: running shoes/sport sandals are strongly recommended. Please dress for the weather and bring a water bottle.

Space is limited and registration is required by Sept. 22nd at 12:00 pm.

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