Membership: The Best Value

Free admission to special exhibitions and discounts on other tickets!
A family membership pays for itself on the second visit!
Find out more.

General Admission

A general-admission ticket allows you to visit our permanent galleries and watch an ultra-high-definition movie.

Adult: $15
Senior (65+): $13
Student (18+): $13
Student (13+): $13
Child (3–12): $11
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Free for members.
Tax is not included.

A general-admission ticket is required—even when the price is free, as it is for members and Tiny Tots—if you want to see a 3D movie and/or a special exhibition. Buy a combo (see below) that includes the tickets already.

Prices may change without notice.

Convert Your Ticket

Save on Membership

The cost of your general-admission ticket can be put towards a new membership within seven days of your visit.

Experience a 3D Movie

Members receive a discount on 3D movies.

Ticket total includes general admission and a 3D movie.
Adult: $19
Senior (65+): $17
Student (18+): $17
Student (13+): $17
Child (3–12): $15
Tiny Tot (0–2): Free
Member: $3
Tax is not included.

Prices may change without notice.

Terms and Conditions

All ticket sales are final and non-refundable.

The barcode allows one entry only during the date(s) on your ticket.

The museum reserves the right to refuse service to fraudulent or suspect ticket holders. Unauthorized duplication of your ticket may prevent your admittance to the event. The museum is not responsible for any inconvenience caused by unauthorized duplication.

As a visitor to the Canadian Museum of Nature, you agree, on your own behalf and on behalf of any minor children accompanying you, to be photographed, videotaped or filmed, and grant the museum permission to put the finished footage/photography to any uses that it may choose, including marketing, advertising and public-relations-related activities.

You hereby release, discharge and agree to save harmless the museum, its affiliates, employees, officers and directors from any liability or claimed liability in connection with the use of your photograph, likeness or performance, including but not limited to any claim you have or may have for invasion of privacy, misappropriation and/or defamation.


Fifteen persons or more? Group rates.

Payment Methods

Cash, debit, VISA, MasterCard, American Express, gift certificate.

Free Admission

Admission to our permanent galleries is free:

Additional fees apply for special exhibitions and 3D movies.

Admission is free for one person accompanying a person with a disability. More information.

Gift Certificates

We sell gift certificates for admission and membership. Buy them

  • online
  • at the reception desk
  • by phone: 613.566.4700 or 1.800.263.4433 (Canada and U.S.A.).

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