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The Canadian Museum of Nature

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240 McLeod St, Ottawa

Overview
The Canadian Museum of Nature is a renowned educational and scientific institution located in Ottawa, Ontario. Housed in an impres...
The Canadian Museum of Nature is a renowned educational and scientific institution located in Ottawa, Ontario. Housed in an impressive castle-like building, the museum showcases one of the world's best natural history collections. It offers a range of exhibits and interactive displays that bring the wonders of nature to life.

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HIGHLIGHTS
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- Visitors to the Canadian Museum of Nature can explore various galleries, including the Fossil Gallery, which showcases incredible collections of dinosaur skeletons.

- At the Canadian Museum of Nature in Ottawa, you'll learn about the country's wild spaces—from coast to coast to coast—through exhibits and interactive activities.

- The museum also hosts special exhibitions, such as "Wolves! Shape-shifters in a Changing World," which explores the evolution and adaptations of wolves through scientific research, cultural stories, and stunning images.

- In addition to its exhibitions, the Canadian Museum of Nature provides educational and interactive experiences for visitors of all ages. It is a popular tourist attraction and an important cultural institution in Ottawa.

- The Canada Goose Arctic Gallery immerses you in a chilly atmosphere created by real ice, then shines a light on Indigenous traditions, polar bears, tundra wildflowers and more.

- In the Water Gallery, you can see an enormous blue whale skeleton, as well as live water creatures, including a spotted turtle and a moon jellyfish.

- Explore a life-sized model of a limestone cave, learn how earthquakes happen or build a model volcano in the Earth Gallery.

- Live creatures are also presented, including owls and a Bald Eagle in the outdoor Owls Rendez-Vous exhibit.

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GOOD TO KNOW
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- Combos include tickets for general admission and the special exhibition Under the Canopy.

Tickets for Under the Canopy are not sold separately.
- Under the Canopy: If you want to visit the special exhibition Under the Canopy, you must get a ticket combo, which includes general admission for the same day. Under the Canopy tickets are not sold separately.
Pricing & Offers

General Admissions

Purchase tickets online in advance to guarantee a smooth entry. For better value, buy a combo ticket package, which includes general admission and our special exhibition.

Member

CAD 0

Adult

CAD 17.5

Senior (65+)

CAD 15.5

Tiny Tot (0–2yrs)

CAD 0

Child (3–12yrs)

CAD 13.5

Student (13–17yrs)

CAD 15.5

Student (18+yrs)

CAD 15.5

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Pricing & Offers

General Admissions

Purchase tickets online in advance to guarantee a smooth entry. For better value, buy a combo ticket package, which includes general admission and our special exhibition.

Member

CAD 0

Adult

CAD 17.5

Senior (65+)

CAD 15.5

Tiny Tot (0–2yrs)

CAD 0

Child (3–12yrs)

CAD 13.5

Student (13–17yrs)

CAD 15.5

Student (18+yrs)

CAD 15.5

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