Canada Hall is now closed to make way for the new Canadian History Hall, opening July 1, 2017.

Today at the Museum

Galapagos 3D
Galapagos 3D
D-DAY Normandy 1944
D-DAY Normandy 1944
Pandas 3D
Pandas 3D
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration
Día de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) Celebration
Birthday Building Bonanza!
Birthday Building Bonanza!

Coming Soon

Come in costume on Halloween, and meet Bob the Builder™!
Come in costume on Halloween, and meet Bob the Builder™!
Concert by a chamber ensemble from China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra
Concert by a chamber ensemble from China’s National Centre for the Performing Arts Orchestra
1867 – Rebellion and Confederation
1867 – Rebellion and Confederation
Celebrate your team in style for the holidays at the Museum!
Celebrate your team in style for the holidays at the Museum!
We Call Them Vikings
We Call Them Vikings

Virtual Exhibitions

Selling Smoke: How Canadian Cigar Boxes Pitched Their Wares 1883-1935
Selling Smoke: How Canadian Cigar Boxes Pitched Their Wares 1883-1935
Old Nova Scotian Quilts
Old Nova Scotian Quilts
Canadian Labour History, 1850-1999
Canadian Labour History, 1850-1999
Mothers of Time: Seven Palaeolithic Figurines
Mothers of Time: Seven Palaeolithic Figurines
A Chronology of Canadian Postal History
A Chronology of Canadian Postal History

Announcements

New issue of Inside History
New issue of Inside History

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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Location

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

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Also visit the

Canadian War Museum - Musée canadien de la guerre

Virtual Museum of New France - Musée virtuel de la Nouvelle France

Artifact of the Week

Dorset mask