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!

Purple flowers (Saxifraga oppositifolia).

Arctic Plant Diversity

Sunday, May 21 and Monday, May 22

Create a plant pot and learn about Arctic plants and landscapes, giveaways from Scotts Miracle-Gro!

Arctic mammals and inuksuk craft examples.

Activity Zone

A space for families

Walk under a giant polar bear, play inside a researcher’s field tent, create inuksuks and sculpt an Arctic mammal.

Virtual-Reality Experience

See the Origins of Life

A Canadian premiere! Travel back in time and see the origins of life.