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AN EVENING WITH JEREMY DUTCHER

September 24, 7 to 9 p.m.
Theatre, Canadian Museum of History

Join us for an unforgettable evening of conversation and music with award-winning operatic tenor and composer Jeremy Dutcher.

HISTORY NIGHT AT THE MUSEUM: TRADITIONAL TECHNOLOGIES

September 26, 5 to 8 p.m.
Grand Hall

From snowshoe-making to Métis beading, learn more from Indigenous experts about traditional technologies.

LES JOURNÉES DE LA CULTURE 2019: PRESERVING CULTURAL MEMORIES

September 27 to 29, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Lobby

Delve into the Museum’s archives to learn about Indigenous knowledge.

A TIGER IN THE NEIGHBOURHOOD

September 28 to 29, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum

Shake paws with Daniel Tiger in our friendly neighbourhood!

Medieval Imagination

July 2 to September 2, 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Thursdays until 7:30 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum – Kaleidoscope

Dress up as a knight, queen, king or commoner, and build medieval castles, bridges and walls using the Imagination Playground’s giant foam blocks.

Live Interpretation – Neanderthal: Fact and Fiction

May 18, 2019 to January 26, 2020 (except December 24 and 25, 2019 and January 6 to 10, 2020)
Saturdays, Sundays and Mondays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Special Exhibitions

Get hands-on with Neanderthal stone technology and test your knowledge of ancient DNA.

Hands-On History: Neanderthal Dig Tank

July 2 to September 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Canadian History Hall Lobby

Ever wanted to be an archaeologist? Pick up your brush and get exploring!

Handmade Fun: Family Faces

July 2 to September 2, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Thursdays until 7 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum: Studio

Create your family portrait together!

Hands-On History: Exploring the First Nations of Canada’s West Coast

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, July 5 to September 1
Grand Hall
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

From bentwood boxes to argillite carvings, explore the Indigenous artistic traditions of Canada’s West Coast.

Globe Hunt

July 8 to September 2, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursdays until 8 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum

Explore the Canadian Children’s Museum by searching for mini globes all over the world!

Awesome Archaeology

August 18
Canadian History Hall Lobby
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

August is Archaeology Month at the Museum!

(Pre) History Night at the Museum

November 14
Special Exhibitions, Special Exhibitions Corridor, Haida Gwaii Mezzanine
6 to 8 p.m.

Change your thinking about our prehistoric cousins.

Symposium on Family Learning, Inclusion and the Value of Play in Museums

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 — 1 to 7 p.m. (registration opens at 11 a.m.)
Thursday, December 5 — 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Canadian Children’s Museum, Canadian Museum of History Theatre

Join a world-renowned slate of experts in areas such as early learning, museology, the importance of play, and more!

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