Where better to get natural-science story ideas than the Canadian Museum of Nature?
The museum is Canada's national natural history museum, with roots dating back more than 150 years. With numerous specialists on staff, the museum is renowned in the scientific community for exciting, break-through research. Many of the treasures in our more than 14.6 million-specimen collection are one-of-a-kind.
From the cleaning and mounting of a blue whale skeleton, to the discovery of a new genus of fossil carnivore, we have many exciting stories to tell.
- Development of the west-side property
- The new lantern (PDF)
- Blue whale (PDF)
- Hours, admissions, parking, location
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News from the Museum
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- Pyrite Disease: Keeping Fool’s Gold Challenges Museums
Christian Capehart reports on the museum’s efforts to prevent the occurrence and spread of a mineral malady: pyrite disease.
- Triceratops skull delivers a Wow! of a Christmas gift
Alan McDonald reports that after almost 90 years in the museum’s collections, a Triceratops skull delivers a Wow! of a Christmas gift.
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President and CEO, Meg Beckel, reflects on 2018.
The museum's Canada Goose Arctic Gallery has received a special tourism recognition from Destination Ontario.