An illustration of the dinosaur.

New Horned Dinosaur


Spiclypeus shipporum, a new dinosaur with an extraordinary frill described at the Canadian Museum of Nature.

Giganotosaurus and T.rex

Nature Scoop

Who was the supreme dino? Jordan Mallon compares these two ferocious predators.

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Detail from the museum's site-development plan.

Information Package

Green Space and Parking

Get all the information about the museum's plans for the west side of the property.

Green Space and Parking at the Canadian Museum of Nature

Information about parking and the west side of the museum grounds.

Five-Year Project to Record Arctic's Botanical Bounty

The museum is spearheading an ambitious project to document all of Canada's Arctic plants.

Celebrating a 10-year Partnership for Polar Education

The museum works with Students on Ice to inspire youth about the polar regions.

Museum Experts Recognized for Scientific Savvy

Museum mineralogist earns award; Research Director heads world taxonomy group

Tree Planting and Webcast Mark International Year of Forests

The museum celebrates National Tree Day and hosts a forum about the boreal forest.

Beetlemania! Biodiversity Study Nets New Species, Trains Students

New discoveries await as five-year insect study nears completion.

Ancient Seaway Yields Unique Fossil Discoveries

Twenty years of research unravels the fossil diversity of Canada's ancient marine seaway.

Missing Link Discovery Featured in Extreme Mammals

Scientific palaeo-breakthrough by museum researcher represented in Extreme Mammals.

Monthly Giving

You can now spread your charitable donation to the Canadian Museum of Nature over a full year.

National Geographic Lists Canadian Museum of Nature as Top-10 Family Destination

National Geographic says the museum is a fun destination, calling it a "natural history playground"