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History and Buildings
The Canadian Museum of Nature has a long and rich history here in Ottawa.
You will also learn about our research and collections facility, in Gatineau (Aylmer sector).
This time-lapse video outside the Canadian Museum of Nature shows the grand opening on May 22, 2010. A parade and ceremony followed by a surge of people into the building and intense traffic all day mark this record-breaking day of 20 343 visitors.
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