A polar bear (Ursus maritimus) lying amid purple flowers.

Canada Goose Arctic Gallery

New Permanent Gallery
Now open!

Explore Canada's mysterious, vulnerable and unique Arctic in the Canada Goose Arctic Gallery.

Woman holding a video camera captures five children playing on rocky beach with ice in background.

Northern Voices Gallery

Now open!

Experience Inuinnauyugut: We are Inuinnait the inaugural exhibit of the Northern Voices Gallery.

Arctic lupine (Lupinus arcticus) growing in front of a tent.

Focus on the Arctic

Summer at the Museum

A burst of special activities and events! Check out our programme!

A specimen comprising azurite and malachite.

Our Exhibitions

Windows on the natural world:

  • special exhibitions
  • Arctic gallery
  • water gallery
  • Earth gallery
  • mammal gallery
  • bird gallery
  • Nature Live.
An image from the movie.

Incredible Predators 3D

The Hunt Is On

Follow some major predators, from the polar bear to the chameleon, and discover the remarkable strategies that they use to succeed.

Two women and a mineral.

Nature Trade

Minerals under the Microscope

On Friday, July 28, don't miss a unique opportunity to have your minerals identified. Our expert, Paula Piilonen, will examine your precious treasures!

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