Explore the natural history and natural science of the Arctic through some of our exhibitions, projects and exciting scientific discoveries.
With the Public
Museum staff are keen to share information about the Arctic and foster interest in it.
Scientific endeavour at the Canadian Museum of Nature has a strong focus on the Arctic.
Access data on Arctic specimens from the museum's collections. Search now.
Data and illustrations for almost 350 taxa of vascular plants. Find out more.
Recovered in 1992
See artefacts belonging to the crew and their equipment—found in Canada's Arctic almost 150 years after they perished. Watch the video (3 min. 30 sec.).