Explore Canada’s Nature


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Rates and Amenities

Does your group include 15 or more?
Take advantage of our group rates and special services.

Group rates.
Group amenities.

Activities for Groups

Guided Tours

Guided tours showcase our world-renowned galleries:

Description and schedule for guided tours.

Evening Visits

Recommended for students and youth ages 13 and older:

Special Exhibitions

Visit our special exhibitions and take advantage of our group combo packages.

Butterflies in Flight
October 6, 2018 – April 22, 2019
About the exhibition.

Survival of the Slowest
December 21, 2018 – April 22, 2019
About the exhibition.

Pterosaurs: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs
June 15 – September 2, 2019

Refreshments and Boutique

Nature Café

Our Nature Café offers

Nature Boutique

An enticing selection of gifts and souvenirs appropriate to the museum and Canada.

Directions and Parking

How to get to the museum.
Map: Parking and drop-off (PDF).

Smoking and Vaping

Smoking and vaping are not permitted on the museum's property.

Tourism Information

Hotel packages and more.

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Contact Us

Tel.: 613.566.4701 or 800.263.4433 (toll-free in Canada and U.S.A.)
Fax: 613.566.4798

An interpreter with visitors in the museum.

Group Rates

Are there 15 or more in your group?

Adults $12.50
(65 and older)
(13 and older)
(ages 3–12)

More about group rates.

Visitors and a guide in our fossil gallery.

Group Tours

Gallery Highlights

A lively and animated exploration of highlights from our galleries. More information.