Guided Tours

The living wall, one of the Centre's innovative green technologies presented during the guided tours. Photo courtesy of Bernard Fougères.

The Centre for Sustainable Development mandated Equiterre to organize guided tours of the Centre, the first building to obtain LEED® Canada NC Platinum certification in Québec. 

Accompanied by a qualified guide, discover the building’s innovations in responsible use of materials, water and energy management and air quality.

Options for visiting the Centre:

1. Free guided tours – five people or less [French only]

Sign up for one of two guided tours every Friday at 2 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Given by Hydro-Québec university guides, the presentations focus on the construction of the building. These non-technical tours are geared towards the general public. Please sign up on Equiterre’s website

2. Guided tours for groups – five to twenty people

Specialized visit with Equiterre’s project manager for the Centre for Sustainable Development. These visits are designed for student groups, organizations, businesses, engineers or other building specialists.

Cost: $ 300 ($200 for small non-profit organizations and student groups). Please contact Ricardo Leoto for additional information and reservations at rleoto@equiterre.org.

Also discover the interactive exhibit on the building, a self-guided tour of the Centre open to the public [French only]. 

Can't come and visit? Let us come to you: order a lecture on the project [French only].