An insect.

Bugs: Outside the Box

Special Exhibition – Until March 28

Face to face with insects. Enter another dimension!

A woman poses while seated.

Family Day with Kids' CBC

Monday, February 15

Enjoy a visit by Patty and friends, as well as lots of great activities!

An ice sculpture of a beetle.

Winterlude Fun: Beetles in Ice

Until February 15

Free the beetles! And admire a giant stag beetle!

Spring Break

At the Museum

Catch the buzz: Interactive exhibitions, hands-on fun and insect-eating!

A new home for Parliament

Nature Scoop

After Parliament burned on Feb. 3, 1916, the Museum housed the House of Commons and the Senate for 4 years.

A walkway of pavers.

Steps across Canada

Inscribed Pavers

Make a donation to buy a custom-engraved concrete paving stone for the museum grounds.

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