Exhibitions

Past Exhibitions

*Les paradis du monde*: Quebec Folk Art
1991 Bronfman Award recipient
19th Century Pottery and Porcelain in Canada
Adventures with Clifford The Big Red Dog
A Canadian Tradition
A Caring Profession: Centuries of Nursing in Canada
A Collector's Passion: The Work of Nettie Covey Sharpe
A Community of Nations: Objects from the Javier and Marcela Pérez de Cuéllar Collection
A Day in the Life of Canada
A Queen and Her Country
A Queen and Her Country
Abitibiwinni: 6,000 Years of History
Absolutely Vikings!
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Acres of Dreams - Settling the Canadian Prairies
Across Borders: Beadwork in Iroquois Life
Across Time and Tundra: The Inuvialuit of the Canadian Arctic
AFGHANISTAN: Hidden Treasures
Africville: A Spirit That Lives On
Aitnanu: This is How We Live
Allen Sapp Retrospective
An Encounter Between Two Worlds as Seen by Haiti's Artists 1492-1992
Ancient Treasures and the Dead Sea Scrolls
Animals in the Arctic
Ann Harbuz: Inside Community, Outside Convention
Art and Ethnicity: The Ukrainian Tradition in Canada
Art Travels: Mail Art Festival
Audubon's Wilderness Palette: The Birds of Canada
Beads of Life - Eastern and Southern African Adornments
Between Two Worlds: Sculpture by David Ruben Piqtoukun
Beyond the Golden Mountain: Chinese Cultural Traditions in Canada
Boat People No Longer: Vietnamese-Canadians
Bob Boyer – His Life’s Work
Bob Boyer – His Life’s Work
Bob the BuilderTM - Project: Build It
Building Brainstorm
Canada by Malak
Canada in a Thousand Pictures
Canadian UNESCO World Heritage Sites
Canvas of War: Masterpieces from the Canadian War Museum
Champlain 1603-1635
Chiefly Feasts - The Enduring Kwakiutl Potlatch
Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China
Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China
Clothes Make the MAN
Coast Salish Blankets
Collecting Passions
Collector's Corner - The 2¢ 1898 Christmas Map Stamp and Its Postal Usage
Collectors' Corner - Space Exploration
Comforts of Home
Cool '60s Design
Costume as Communication
Crossroads of Continents: Cultures of Siberia and Alaska
Daphne Odjig: Four Decades of Prints
Designed for a Queen: Celebrating the 60-year Reign of Queen Elizabeth II through Stamps
Designed for a Queen: Celebrating the 60-year Reign of Queen Elizabeth II through Stamps
Designed for Delight: Alternative Aspects of Twentieth-Century Decorative Arts
Dialogue Between Nations
Digitization Project
Discovering Saint Joseph Through Postage Stamps
Discovery of the Titanic
Diverse Legacies
Double Take – Portraits of Intriguing Canadians
Double Take – Portraits of Intriguing Canadians
Dream, Wonder, Imagine!
Dream, Wonder, Imagine!
Dressing Up Canada: Late Victorian Fancy Dress Balls
Eastern European Costume
Edward Poitras
Emergence from the Shadow: First Peoples' Photographic Perspective
En Route to the New World: Caboto and the Italian Navigators on their Journey to the Americas
Encounters at Friendly Cove
Enlightened Voyages: Malaspina and Galiano on the Northwest Coast 1791-1792
Epogan
Every Kid's Capital Contest
Ex Patria: Scots in Canada
Excellence: Saidye Bronfman Award Recipients, 1997-2001
Expedition: Arctic
Expedition: Arctic
Fabrications: Stitching Ourselves Together
Facing the Gods: Rituals Masks of the Himalayas
Fair Measure for All
First Son: Portraits by C. D. Hoy
Fluffs and Feathers: An Exhibition on the Symbols of Indianness
Fluorescence
Folk Art in Canada: Land and People
For the Beluga to Survive
For the Best
Forest Industry Workers: Photos by Rolf Bettner
France-Canada: Three Centuries of Letters and Correspondence
From Cradle to Grave: Objects for Life
From the Hands of a Master: Tradition Revealed by Contemporary Artisans
Gaspé, A Sea Ledger
Gather Beneath the Banner
Gift of the Gods: The Art of Wine from the Ancient World to Canadian Vineyards
Glass Works: The Story of Glass and Glass-making in Canada
Glenn Gould: The Sounds of Genius
Global Shoes
God(s): A User's Guide
God(s): A User's Guide
Growing Up with the Berenstain Bears
Indigenous and Urban
Indigenous and Urban
JAPAN: Tradition. Innovation.
JAPAN: Tradition. Innovation.
Marianne, Symbol of Liberty in France
Marianne, Symbol of Liberty in France
MAYA: Secrets of their Ancient World
MAYA: Secrets of their Ancient World
Moving with the River
Moving with the River
Much More Munsch
Much More Munsch
Profit and Ambition: The Canadian Fur Trade, 1779-1821
The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD
The Adventures of MR. POTATO HEAD
The Royal Proclamation of 1763
The Royal Proclamation of 1763
Tombs of Eternity: The Afterlife in Ancient Egypt
Vodou
Vodou
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Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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