Travel through time & space and rub shoulders with the greats from history, politics and culture, as if you were there!
Who was Einstein? What did Jacques Cartier's boat look like? Grévin Montréal is a fun way to learn about remarkable people from both local and international history and culture.
Through our 8 different worlds, young people will discover more than 125 characters from here and elsewhere in a journey that is fun, interactive, and educational. These include the great decision-makers, cultural icons, or key figures in Québec’s history. There's no better way to learn than to have fun while doing it!
To complete your school visit, Grévin Montréal provides teachers with downloadable activity guides. These guides contain different exercises to perform before, during and after your visit to the museum. They are a perfect way to complement your visit, for any grade level!
There is a free lunch area for groups, which is subject to availability (limited capacity).
MAKE THE MOST OF YOUR VISIT FOR ONLY AN ADDITIONAL $5 (PLUS TAXES) PER ACTIVITY, PER PERSON!
Our guides will share the most important historical facts and the best anecdotes about the more than 125 celebrities found in our museum. Then, take a special backstage tour to discover the making and maintenance secrets behind our wax characters. It’s an entertaining and interactive activity! After finishing your guided tour, you can return through for another visit on your own free of charge.
Recreate an original replica of your hand in wax and leave with an unforgettable memory of your visit to the museum! There is a range of colours available to personalize your work as you wish. It’s a fun, hands-on workshop in which everyone can express their creativity!
*Some conditions apply.
From choosing which celebrity to emulate, to the final unveiling of the wax, this short lecture reveals all the steps required when making a character. This activity includes an interactive component in which members of your group will be able to handle the materials and learn about the wax character design process.
Duration: 15-20 minutes
Price : 30$ per group
This workshop will introduce you to Canada’s history as well as Québec’s from a new angle: the Aboriginal perspective. Explore North America before and after the arrival of the Europeans and discover how the First Nations have changed from 1759 to today.
Duration: 45-60 minutes
Grévin Montréal is associated with other activities near the museum so that you can make the most out of your visit.
Admire Montréal in 360° from the Place Ville-Marie Observatory and discover the history of the urban landscape from over 185 meters high. There is an educational tour on the top floor of Place Ville-Marie, an iconic skyscraper, which is sheltered from the weather. Your group will learn more about Montréal and be able to test its knowledge of the city by taking two Quiz 360 challenges.
McCord Museum celebrates the life of Montréal from yesterday to today; its past, its inhabitants and its customs. The intelligent and thought-provoking museum joins forces with Grévin to introduce seniors and young people to wax statues of characters from New France as well as other contemporary figures from here and elsewhere.
This unique indoor ice rink invites you to skate to the lively beat of the music all year long. A huge glass dome overlooks the surface and invites the sun’s rays inside while families, students and tourists discover and rediscover the joys of ice-skating.
Come aboard the Cavalier Maxim in the old port and enjoy an educational cruise discovering some secrets of the river and its wildlife through costumed guides. A DJ is available to turn the boat into a real dance floor for a more playful cruise.
From May 1st, 2019!
Experience this unique treasure hunt by exploring a 2km maze filled with obstacles and traps, patrolled by mischievous and confusing characters. Loads of fun for everyone!
Sculptor, moulder, makeup artist, costume designer...creating a wax character requires the work of more than 20 artists! Measurements, photos and videos are taken during the first appointment with the celebrity...no details are left to chance. When the figure is revealed six months later, the likeness is uncanny!
Michaël Côté Reservations - School groups
514 788-5210 #2224.
*A minimum of 15 people is required to benefit from the group rate.
The Art of fun!
5th floor, Montreal Eaton Centre
705 Sainte-Catherine Street West
office 5-104 | H3B 4G5
Montréal, Québec (Canada)
Mon. to Sat., from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sun., from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m