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Special Contest for Students!

Special Contest for Students!

Kick off the school year with a brand new iPad!

The Canadian Museum of Civilization welcomes all new and returning students! With over 3.5 million treasures—and thousands of years of Canadian and world history, culture, art and intriguing architecture—the Museum is a great place and resource for students of all disciplines! Come and visit us today and explore Your Museum, Your World, Your Country!

On this special day only, you will have a chance to win an iPad, so don’t miss out!

Pick up your ballot by the Museum’s Information Desk. The ballot will contain a question about the Morning Star painting by Alex Janvier. Keep your eyes peeled throughout your visit; the answer is within the Museum! Make sure you fill in all the information requested on the ballot and return it to the ballot box at the Information Desk.

Other prizes include:

  • Student Museum Memberships to the Canadian Museum of Civilization and the Canadian War Museum
  • Vouchers to the IMAX® Theatre at the Canadian Museum of Civilization
  • Student Admission vouchers to the Canadian Museum of Civilization or the Canadian War Museum

Good Luck!

This contest is open to all students with a valid student ID.

Please click here for all contest rules.

Photo: Steven Darby

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Date September 16, 2012 - September 16, 2012
Fees and Booking This contest is open to all students with a valid student ID. See for details.

Museum Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

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Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8
Tel: 1-800-555-5621

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