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Opening hours and dates 2019
 
The ASTROLab is opened according to this schedule
 
Reservations required for astronomy evenings.
 
October to April
 
The Observatory paved road is closed during winter.  The only way up is by snowshoeing.
 
February 9th to March 30th 2019
 
Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : Saturdays from 9 pm to 11 pm.
 
May 18 to June 21
 
Daytime astronomy activities : Saturdays and Sundays, noon to 4:30 pm.

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : Saturdays, 8:00 pm. Additional on May 19th and June 21st.
 
June 22 to July 2
 
Daytime astronomy activities :  from noon to 4:30 pm (except June 24th).

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab :  8:00 pm (except June 24th & July 1st)

Astronomy evenings at the Popular Observatory : every night except June 24th and July 1st.
 

 
 
July 3 to July 15
 
Daytime astronomy activities :  from noon to 4:30 pm.
July 21 : Special 40th anniversary of the observatory: extra visit at 11am (arrive at the park before 10:15)

Astronomy Festival : 8:00 pm July 5, 6, 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 & 21.

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : see Festival programm.

Astronomy evenings at the Popular observatory : on July 7-9-14 and 15.
 
 
July 16 to August 18
 
Daytime astronomy activities :  noon to 4:30 pm.

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : everyday at 8:00 pm, except 15th to 18th : at 7:30 pm

Astronomy evenings at the Popular observatory : every night

Perseids have a different schedule.
 
 
August 9 to 13
 
Daytime astronomy activities : everyday from noon to 4:30 pm.

Perseids : from 8 pm to 2 am 
 
 
August 19 to 25
 
Daytime astronomy activities : from noon to 4:30 pm

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : 7:30 pm  on August 24 only

Astronomy evenings at the Popular observatory : every night.
 
 
August 28 to September 15
 
Daytime activities : Saturdays and Sundays, noon to 4:30 pm.
Available also on after-noons from Wednesday to Friday.

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab :
Saturdays  7:00 pm also Sunday September 1  at 7 pm
2nd evening : 10 pm August 31 and Spetember 1 & 7.

Astronomy evenings at the Popular observatory :
7 pm from August 31 and September 1
2nd evening :  9:30 pm on August 31 and September 1 & 7
 
 
September 16 to October 13
 
Daytime astronomy activities : Saturdays and Sundays, noon to 4:30 pm.

Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab :
7 pm on Saturdays also October 11 & 13
2nd evening : 10 pm October 12 & 13.

 
 
October 14 to November 9
 
Astronomy evenings at the ASTROLab : saturdays 7:00 pm



 
 
 
THE WELCOME CENTRE OF THE OBSERVATORY SECTOR IS OPENED ACCORDING TO THIS SCHEDULE :
 
December 22 to March 31st
 
Saturdays and Sundays from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm
Monday to Friday from 9 am to 4 pm
 
April 1 tp April 28
 
Saturdays and Sundays from 9 am to 4 pm
Monday to Friday    Welcome Center closed, trails are accessible.
 
April 29 to June 20
 
From 9 am to 4 pm from Monday to Friday
From 8:30 to 4:30 from Saturday to Sunday
Untill 11 pm when there are astronomy evenings (saturday nights during spring)
 
June 21 to September 2
 
Everyday from 8h30 to 11 pm when there are astronomy evenings
 
 
THE WELCOME CENTRE OF THE FRANCEVILLE SECTOR IS OPENED ACCORDING TO THIS SCHEDULE :
 
December 22 to March 31
 
Everyday 
 
 
April 1 to 7
 
Monday to Friday from 10 am to 5 pm
Saturday and Sunday from 9 am to 5 pm
 
 
April 8 to 18
 
Welcome Center closed. Trails are accessible.
 
April 19 to 22
 
Friday to Monday from 9 am to 5 pm

 
 
April 23 to May 7
 
Welcome Center closed. Trails are accessible.
 
 
May 8 to 16
 
Wednesday to Friday from 10 am to 5 pm
Saturdays & Sundays from 9 am to 5 pm
Welcome center closed on Mondays and Tuesdays.
 
May 17 to June 20
 
Wednesdays & Thursdays from 10 am to 5 pm
Fridays & Saturdays from 9 am to 9 pm
Sundays from 9 am to 5 pm
Welcome Ceter closed on Mondays & Tuesdays.
 
June 21 to September 2
 
Friday-Saturday from 9 am to 9 pm
Sunday to Thursday from 9 am to 8 pm
 
September 3 to October 14
 
Monday to Thrusday from 10 am to 5 pm
Fridays and Saturdays from 9 am to 9 pm
Sundays from 9 am to 5 pm
 

From February to November : group visits are possible with a reservation.
The Park's trails are opened daily year-round.
 
Reservations required for astronomy evenings.
Dates may vary without notice.
Check the schedule with the reception.
 
Astrolab du Mont-Mégantic