A polar bear (Ursus maritimus).

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Show the World You Have a Wild Side

Membership allows you to explore Canada's natural history as often as you wish. Spend extra time at the museum—not extra money.

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Family Fun

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Birthday Parties

Celebrate at the Museum

Give your child—aged four to eight—an unforgettable birthday party! Information.

Visit the Museum

Bring the whole family to rediscover our fully renovated museum and new galleries.

What to See and Do

Check out What's On for all the events, educational activities and HD movies happening during your visit. Activities for children younger than 13 have been specially identified.

Care for birds, dive down into the depths at the helm of a research submersible or dress up as a bear... Don't miss our gallery play areas when Visiting with Kids.

Our Exhibitions presents our special exhibitions and our galleries.

Hours, Admission, Services and More

Everything you need to plan your visit:


Be sure to stop at our Nature Boutique for a vast selection of games, books and nature-related souvenirs.

Buy your membership online. It's fast and easy!

Birthday Parties

The museum offers birthday parties that are full of wonderful activities for children aged four to eight. More information.

Explore Nature

The Canadian Museum of Nature provides a host of information, images, interactives and videos on Our Web Sites about Nature.

Homework and School Projects

Some of our sites are particularly helpful for your school research projects. Here are just a few:

What's Your Passion?

Collectors will love Our Amazing Treasures.

Amateur gardeners and conservationists, Native Plant Crossroads is for you.

Interested in ornithology? Check out our Bird Gallery Interactives.

Mad about science? Keep abreast of our scientists' research on the following web sites:

Multimedia and Social Networks

The museum participates in several social networks. Find out more from our blogs, videos, podcasts and more.

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Have Fun!

Our Gallery Interactives

Get online access to the interactives presented in the museum galleries.

Our Web Sites

Our sites feature a number of games, 3D models and crafts.