Brain: The Inside Story.

Brain: The Inside Story

May 18 – September 3

Explore the complexity of this remarkable organ through imaginative art, vivid brain-scan imaging and dynamic interactive exhibits for all ages.

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

Art of the Plant

May 10 – October 14

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

Four women painting.

An Artist’s Nature Journal

Art Workshops for Seniors

Learn drawing basics using practical exercises to increase observational and sketching skills.

Nature Nocturne logo.

Nature Nocturne: #Canada151

Friday, June 29

Stimulate your curiosity, move your body at Nature Nocturne – Ottawa's coolest night out!

Medal depicting Jane Goodall.

Modern Art Medals from Around the World

May 30 – July 2

A Celebration of Women and Women in the Natural Sciences through seven hundred bold and vastly different medallic pieces of art.

A fawn.

Backyard Wilderness 3D

Discover a World Beyond Wi-Fi!

Beautiful cinematography reveals stunning and intimate wonders of nature that exist right under our noses.

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