Canadian Museum of Nature
Interactive and fun! Canada’s natural history museum is located in a beautiful castle in downtown Ottawa. Four floors of galleries feature dinosaurs; a blue whale skeleton; iconic Canadian mammals; dazzling minerals and gemstones; Canadian birds, and much more! A new Arctic Gallery opens June 2017.
The Water Gallery emphasizes the importance of water in sustaining all living things. The Earth Gallery reveals how geology and mineralogy apply to everyday life. Curriculum-based workshops (K-12) are offered from October through June. Gallery Highlights Tour and selfguided tours available year round.
Add an eye-popping 3D movie or special exhibition to your visit!
CONTACT: 613 566 4701 / 1 800 263 4433; Fax: 613 566 4798
LOCATION: 240 McLeod Street (at Metcalfe), Ottawa, Ontario
GRADES Kindergarten to 12
Min Group Size: 15 Participants
Max Group Size: 30 group
Length: 60 Minutes
Subject Areas: Dinosaurs, minerals, water, plants, soil, biodiversity, DNA