A blue butterfly.

Butterflies during Nocturne

Special Access

Enter a world of live butterflies—visit the exhibition Butterflies in Flight during Nature Nocturne. Tickets: $5 plus tax; free for members.

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Nature Nocturne: Get Your Glow On

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November 30

  • Event – Themed event for adults: dancing, music, activities, cash bar

Explore galleries after hours, engage your curiosity with amazing activities and enjoy some great music and mingling during Nature Nocturne.

We'll light up your night with radiant dancers, games and creatures that glow.

Glow Yoga with Nigel Walker
Don your leggings and join Nigel Walker for glow yoga under black light! Two sessions will be offered: 8:30 pm and 10 pm. Registration is required. See details below.

Be prepared for an illuminating experience.

Exclusive Lounge

Treat yourself to an exclusive evening in La Mezz, our lounge with bottle service:

  • Reserve today: Kayla.Camus@gourmetcuisine.com
  • Each reservation is for a party of eight guests, maximum
  • There is no surcharge for seating reservations; your purchase of one bottle and one food platter from the menu (PDF) will guarantee your reserved seating for the entire evening
  • Space is limited.


  • $25 plus tax
  • Cash bar.

ATM (bank machine) on site.


Get updates about the activities that are planned for the evening from our Facebook event.

See the season schedule.

You Should Know

  • 19+; photo I.D. required
  • All ticket sales are final
  • No re-entry
  • No smoking or vaping allowed on the museum's property
  • No external food or drinks are permitted
  • Nocturne participants may be photographed for event albums and marketing. Notify our staff when you arrive if you would like to opt out
  • To ensure the safety of our guests, we may conduct checks of bags and coats, refuse entry to the event and/or remove participants without a refund.

Glow Yoga

  • 45-minute session of yoga for all levels (low to moderate exertion)
  • limited number of spots (150 per session)
  • no additional fee, but pre-registration is required
  • bring a yoga mat (storage will be provided)
  • no water bottles (drinking water will be available)
  • wear comfortable clothing suitable for yoga (e.g., leggings)
  • arrive at the room 20 minutes before your session for sign-in and for (optional) glow body paint.

Contact Us

Check our Facebook event for more information.

TTY: 613.566.4770
TTY: 1.866.600.8801


Friday, November 30, 2018
8 pm – midnight

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