Insectarium is a museum located in Montreal, Quebec
, featuring a large quantity of insects from all around the World
. It is the largest Canadian insectarium and among the largest insectariums worldwide. It was founded by Georges Brossard
and opened on February 7, 1990. Its average attendance is 400,000 visitors per year.
It displays both live and dead insect collections, from butterflies to bees and ants.It is one of the city's most popular tourist attractions, along with the Montreal Botanical Garden, Montreal Planetarium and the Montreal Biodome