What’s open and closed on St. Jean-Baptiste Day in Montreal


Here is a list of what is closed and what is open on June 24th for Quebec’s Fête Nationale:

Closed on St. Jean-Baptiste Day in Montreal

  • Federal and provincial government offices in Quebec.
  • Montreal municipal courthouse on Gosford St.
  • Banks, Canada Post offices as well as SQDC and SAQ stores across the province.
  • Permit counters and municipal courts in Montreal.
  • Most city of Montreal offices will be closed, including borough offices, Access Montreal offices and points of service.
  • Planetarium, Biodome and Insectarium are closed (Botanical Garden is open)

Open on St. Jean-Baptiste Day in Montreal

  • Garbage, recycling and compost collection will continue on normal schedules in all boroughs except for Montreal North, Outremont, St-Laurent and Ville-Marie.
  • Montreal arenas, swimming pools, sports centres, libraries and cultural venues that are allowed to be open will operate according to schedules set by boroughs.
  • Public markets will be open on a normal schedule.
  • Societe de transport de Montreal buses and metro will run on holiday schedules. For details: stm.info
  • Reseau de transport de Longueuil buses will run on Sunday schedules. For details: rtl-longueuil.qc.ca
  • Societe de transport de Laval buses will run on Sunday schedules. For details: stl.laval.qc.ca
  • Exo will run buses on a Saturday schedule and trains on Sunday schedules. For details: exo.quebec
  • Parking restrictions, including parking meters, remain in effect.
  • Montreal’s 311 line will be open.
By: Bonnie Wurst – info@mtltimes.ca

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