A purplestriped jelly (Pelagia noctiluca).

Creatures of Light

Until Nov. 9

Discover the extraordinary organisms that produce light in this illuminating exhibition.

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Admission

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.

Free for Members!
Admission is always free for our members. Membership.

General Admission
Access to our permanent galleries.

Adult: $12.50
Senior (65+): $10.50
Student (13+): $10.50
Child (3–12): $8.50
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Member: Free

Taxes are not included.

General admission supports the museum's scientific and educational endeavours.

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Special Exhibition
Creatures of Light: Nature's Bioluminescence

Prices valid May 3 – November 9, 2014
Tickets include general admission + special exhibition

Adult: $20.50
Senior (65+): $18.50
Student (13+): $18.50
Child (3–12): $14.50
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Member: Free

Taxes are not included.

Experience a 3D Movie

Tickets include general admission + 3D movie
Adult: $16.50
Senior (65+): $14.50
Student (13+): $14.50
Child (3–12): $12.50
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Member*: $3

Taxes are not included.

Buy Tri-Ticket Combo and Save!

Prices valid May 3 – November 9, 2014
Tickets include general admission + special exhibition Creatures of Light + 3D movie

Adult: $22.50
Senior (65+): $20.50
Student (13+): $20.50
Child (3–12): $16.50
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Member*: $3

Taxes are not included.

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Members

Simply present your museum membership card at our reception desk to receive your complimentary tickets to special exhibitions.

Members also receive discounted admission to 3D movies.

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Payment Methods

Cash, debit, VISA, MasterCard, American Express.

Free Admission to the Permanent Galleries**

  • Thursday evenings: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
  • April 22 (Earth Day)
  • July 1 (Canada Day)
  • For one person accompanying a person with a disability. Contact us for details.

Buy your admission online.

Prices may change without notice.

Gift Certificates

We sell gift certificates for admission and membership. Buy them

  • at the reception desk
  • by phone: 613.566.4791 or 1.800.263.4433 (Canada and U.S.A.).

* Members always receive free admission to special exhibitions.
Buy a Family Membership now for only $99 for one full year (taxes not included). It pays for itself after only two visits. Buy a membership.

** Additional fee applies for special exhibitions and 3D movies.