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The museum is now open from Wednesdays to Sundays. Purchase tickets in advance online.

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Nature after 5

Admission to our permanent galleries is free on Thursday evenings, thanks to Nature after 5.

Bonus: Free admission now begins at 4 pm! Enjoy the extra hour!

Say hello to your favourite dinosaurs, mammals, birds and more.

Canada's natural history is yours to discover. Make the Canadian Museum of Nature a regular part of your Thursday-night plans!

Exhibitions and Galleries.
  • Exhibitions and Galleries
  • Exhibition – Live animals
  • Discover mysteries of water and Earth, as well as the creatures that inhabit our planet now and in the past.
What's That Sound?.
  • What's That Sound?
  • Museum Scavenger Hunt
  • Activity – Game; hands-on; sound
  • Follow the clues in each of our galleries to find the six animals/objects that make intriguing sounds in nature.

Gaia.
  • Gaia
  • Exhibition – Special
  • A stunning, seven-metre inflated sculpture of planet Earth by artist Luke Jerram.

Museum of the Moon.