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Night at the Museum

A staff member with a mineral specimen in the museum lab.

Virtual School Workshops


Connect your classroom online with museum educators! Explore natural history in a fun and interactive way that is also linked to your curriculum.

Martin Lipman © Canadian Museum of Nature


Give your students a special experience: an evening at the museum after hours!

After a taco dinner, your students may visit our galleries and discover

  • live insects
  • a complete blue-whale skeleton
  • emblematic animals of Canada and their habitats
  • real Canadian dinosaur fossils
  • more!

Activities are included.

Recommended ages: 13 and older.


  • April – June
  • Tuesdays, Wednesdays
  • 6 pm – 9 pm
  • other dates and hours may be considered upon request.


  • $36 per person (tax not included)
  • 50 people minimum
  • No complimentary admissions.

Menu: Tacos, rice, soft drink, chips, cookie and fruit.

Free 3D movie when you book two groups of 50 people or more!

Note: This is not a sleepover activity. Find out about group sleepovers.

Reservations and Information

800.263.4433 (toll-free in Canada and U.S.A.)