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Courage and Passion: Canadian Women in Natural Sciences

Until March 31, 2019

Celebrating women who broke barriers to pursue their passion for science.

Detail of Yellow Lady's-Slipper (Cypripedium parviflorum), by Ann Love. Watercolour and gouache.

Art of the Plant

Until October 14

Discover botanical art in the theme of native plants from across Canada.

A blue butterfly.

Butterflies in Flight

Special Exhibition

Coming Soon!
October 6, 2018 – April 22, 2019

Take a stroll among live butterflies!

A man, woman and two children look at insect specimens in a case on a table.

Open House: Our Collections

October 13

Discover the millions of specimens housed in our Gatineau campus, as well as the research activities that take place there.

NEW! Nature Sleepovers

September 2018 – June 2019

Enjoy hands-on, guided activities, watch a 3D movie, and then sleep overnight in a gallery! (Plus general admission the next day). More information.

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