Contact and opening hours

Opening hours of the institut and the library

March 16 to 29: closure
Due to the current COVID-19 situation, the Institut will be closed to the public from March 16 to 29 inclusively for the protection of the general public, and open only for classes. Classes will take place as scheduled.

The library is available at all times during the opening hours of the institut.

The loan service is available at all times either at the loan counter or with our receptionists (when the library personnel isn't present).


Research and reference schedule

A librarian is on site according to the following schedule:

Winter 2020
Tuesday: 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Wednesday: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Thursday: 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Friday: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Language Department Office opening hours

Monday–Friday: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Holidays in 2020

April 10: Good Friday
April 13: Easter Monday (We will be open for classes only, from 4:30 pm.)
May 18: National Patriots' Day
June 24: St-Jean
July 1: Canada Day
To be determined: summer closure. During this time, the Institute is only open for students during their respective course schedule.
September 7: Labour Day
October 12: Thanksgiving
December 23 2020 - January 3 2021: Holiday closure


The Goethe-Institut Montreal is open to everyone - we offer a barrier-free environment in the library, classrooms and toilets. Our institute is equipped with automatic doors, ramps and toilets for people with reduced mobility. We do not have reserved parking, but there are public parking spaces on the streets surrounding the institute.