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September 23, 2009
Sights to See: Botanical Gardens Montreal, Montreal, Canada
One of the largest botanical gardens in the world, this park is home to 22,000 types of plants, flowers, and trees, as well as 200 different bird species. It houses greenhouses with plants from around the world, plus many large, themed outdoor gardens that are covered with snow from November through April. Botanical Gardens Montreal (Les Jardins Botaniques de Montréal) 4101 Sherbrooke East, corner of Pie-IX, 514-872-1400.