A blue butterfly resting on a yellow and red flower.

Butterflies in Flight

Special Exhibition

Until April 2

Tickets sell out daily. Buy yours online before coming. 
Take a stroll among live butterflies!

Two people pose in the museum.

March Break at the Museum

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Special activities and events! Check out our programming offered March 3 18.

A fossil.

Museums' Choice

March 1 - May 31

This exhibition features fossil favourites from across Canada that represent significant discoveries and research!

Dinosaur toy and playdough.

Explore Canadian fossils

Fun hands-on activities

Discover Canada's rich fossil history as you touch real specimens and create your very own fossil cast to take home!

Amazon Adventure 3d movie poster.

Amazon Adventure 3D

An Epic Journey

Shot in the Brazilian rainforest, this exciting movie takes you on one of the most extraordinary adventures of all time!

Nature Nocturne logo.

Nature Nocturne: Dig Your Inner Dino

Friday, March 23

Stimulate your curiosity, move your body at Nature Nocturne – Ottawa's coolest night out!

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