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

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

Schedule

Fridays
8 pm – midnight

November 30: Get Your Glow On

December 28: White Out

January 25: Blend In, Stand Out

February 22: Tropical Escape

March 29: Unicorn or Narwhal?

April 26: The Deep Blue

May 31: Flower Power

June 28: Super Fly

Cost

  • $25 plus tax
  • Cash bar.

ATM (bank machine) on site.

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 and one food platter from the menu (PDF) will guarantee your reserved seating for the entire evening
  • Space is limited.

You Should Know

  • 19+; photo I.D. is required
  • All ticket sales are final
  • No re-entry
  • No smoking or vaping allowed in the building
  • No external food or drinks are permitted onsite at Nature Nocturne
  • As a Nocturne participant, you agree 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. 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

Contact Us

Check our Facebook events for updates about the activities that are planned for the evenings.

nocturne@nature.ca
613.566.4791
1.800.263.4433
TTY: 613.566.4770
TTY: 1.866.600.8801