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Teachers and educators
A fun-filled tour full of discovery
Grévin Montreal is a great way to introduce your students to important historical figures and key personalities from local and international current events. Through a free or a guided tour, Grévin offers a unique opportunity to learn while having fun!
Our main objective at the museum is stimulating everyone’s curiosity. That’s why we provide an audio-visual environment that awakens your senses and draws you into a truly one-of-a-kind ambiance. We promise you’ll learn tons of interesting facts about more than 120 public figures as you explore our eight different sets in an intuitive tour of discovery. It’ll definitely be fun for your students and it’ll be fun for you, too!
The museum is also committed to sharing the Grévin know-how so we provide visitors with the opportunity to take part in an interactive activity where they can create their own wax figures.
Don’t miss your chance to rub elbows with some of the greatest people in history!
A lunch space at your disposal
If required, a space is available free of charge and subject to availability (limited capacity). Lunch boxes can also be ordered via our inter-mission partner. Information and rates available at the time of booking.
DOUBLE THE FUN!
Grévin Montreal has partnered with other institutions to offer a reduced rate for school groups. All these institutions are located a short walk away from the Musée Grévin.
ATRIUM Le 1 000 Package
This unique indoor skating rink invites you to lace up your skates and glide to the lively beat of music year-round. With the sun rays shining through the immense glass dome above the Atrium Le 1000 stands out; it is located on the main floor of Montreal’s and the Quebec province’s tallest building!
Inaugurated in 1992, the skating rink has brought delight and sparkle to the city’s business district. For families, students and tourists, the Atrium Le 1000 fascinates and encourages the discovery of the joys and passion surrounding the popular northern sport of ice skating.
Grévin and Guidatour join efforts in order to offer the youth fascinating guiding tours, so the kids can learn about more about their town, its founders and the pionners who made Montréal what it is today. The past will be explored in a way to fit the schools. The Montreal tour will be completed with the Grévin Tour and a cultural hunt that will test their knowledge ( download the acitivity guide above) cultural. A mini conference on how to create a wax figure will also be offered.
MCCORD MUSEUM PACKAGE
The McCord Museum celebrates our Montreal past and present time - our history, our people, our communities. The smart museum that stirs thoughts and opinions partners with Grévin so the youth can discover the wax characters of the New France pionneers who built this town but also the contemporary wax figures from here and abroad.
THE PETIT NAVIRE PACKAGE (may to october)
THE perfect package for the best day camp outing. Petit Navire explores the 150 years of existance of the LAchine Canal, while the youth can see live the whole process of a sluice. The best combo to have fun while learning?
Home of the Montreal Canadiens since 1996 and scene of many major events that happen throughout the year, the Bell Centre tour allows you to visit the locker room, the media gateway, the private lounge frequented by former Montreal Canadiens and more!
Only a few minutes’ walk away, come to the Grévin museum afterwards and meet your favourite celebrities and hockey players!
Board the Cavalier Maxim in the Old Port and enjoy an educational cruise! Discover the secrets of the river and its wildlife thanks to the boat’s costumed guides. It is also possible to choose a fun cruise with the presence of a DJ, who will turn the boat into a real dance floor (an occasion to throw a disco or a back to school party!)
LE BATEAU MOUCHE CRUISES
Discover at any point in the day, the best urban cruise experience in the metropolitan area to learn more about Montreal’s history and its surroundings and discover the creativity of its population.
We sail rain or shine! Le Bateau-Mouche sails the waters and reveals the beauties of the St. Lawrence River.
OBSERVATORY AT SOMMET PLACE VILLE-MARIE
Have the most impressive view of Montreal thanks to this Observatory. Discover the city through the participatory exhibition #MTLGO and through 55 interactive stations over a panoramic background.
Information and reservations : + 1514-788-5210 ext 2237 I email@example.com
Did you know?
The birth of a wax figure uses the work of fifteen artists: sculptor, moulder, makeup, costume ... Measurements, photos and videos are taken at the first appointment with personality, no detail is left to chance. Six months later, the day of the final confrontation at the inauguration, the resemblance must be troubling.
- As many as 500,000 hairs may be needed for one head.
- Every year the workshop uses 100kg of wax, 70 tubes of oil paint for make-up and 5km of sewing thread!