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  • Nature Trade | Canadian Museum of Nature
    The Museum Corporation History and Buildings Skip Navigation Hours Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Glowing Reviews We spent all morning at the Trading Post now called Nature Trade learning about things we brought in Great job Great staff Thank you Visitor comment This is a Kid Friendly Event Home Plan Your Visit What s On Nature Trade Nature Trade See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Activity Hands on Bilingual Especially suitable for kids Magnify image View copyright information Martin Lipman Canadian Museum of Nature Close Have you found some fossils minerals or other natural treasures At Nature Trade you can trade natural specimens that you personally collected Find out more about the Nature Trade Cost Included with museum admission Schedule Saturdays Sundays 10 am 4 pm Thursdays 5 pm 8 pm Connect with Us Facebook Twitter

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/trading-post-1?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • Science in Action | Canadian Museum of Nature
    Buildings Skip Navigation Hours Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Home Plan Your Visit What s On Science in Action Science in Action See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Activity Demonstration informal discussion Bilingual Magnify image View copyright information C W Clark C W Clark Close Magnify image View copyright information C W Clark C W Clark Close Be sure to check out some live science being done right at the museum on weekends Our active research and collections care takes place all year long at our special facility in Gatineau Quebec To show you some of the work that we do in preparing our valuable specimens we re bringing some of our specialists to you Fossil Preparation Live Saturday afternoons except not offered on October 24 Watch as fossil dinosaur and mammal bones are extracted from their field jackets by our preparators Kids and adults also get a chance to dig out real dinosaur fossils they re millions of years old And meet and chat with real palaeontologists Location Talisman Energy Fossil Gallery Plant Mounting for the National Herbarium of Canada Sunday afternoons Visit keen volunteers as they prepare delicate botanical specimens collected from nature for the museum s enormous plant library Learn some of the reasons we re proud of the National Herbarium and how it s helping science and education Location Water Gallery Cost Included with museum admission Schedule Saturdays Sundays 1 pm 4

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/science-action?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • National Phycology Collection of Canada | Canadian Museum of Nature
    Scientific Publications About Us Support the Museum Products and Services Careers and Volunteering Museum News The Museum Corporation History and Buildings Skip Navigation Collections Research Projects Science Experts Scientific Services Leadership Scientific Publications Search Our Collections Online Database Access data from the museum s collections search map results and download data and images Search our collections Home Research Collections National Phycology Collection of Canada National Phycology Collection of Canada Magnify image View copyright information Paul Hamilton Canadian Museum of Nature Close Magnify image View copyright information Paul Hamilton Canadian Museum of Nature Close The National Phycology Collection of Canada is part of the National Herbarium of Canada Its main focus is on North America but there are also representative materials from around the world The collection has its own international code CANA The more than 84 000 samples or lots contain an estimated 350 000 specimens About 300 are type specimens The collection also includes a complete set of the Phycotheca Boreali Americana exsiccata The algae collection that formed the national collection s foundation was started in 1882 by John Macoun It was maintained within the botanical collection until it became a distinct collection in 1966 when the first phycological curator was hired The seaweed collection grew quickly for the next decade and then in the early 1980s the emphasis changed to diatoms and micro algae Currently diatoms comprise about two thirds of the collection although specimens representing all algal types are of interest for the national collection Online Collection Data Data are available online in the National Phycology Collection of Canada Database About 150 000 specimens are catalogued there Many of the specimens have water quality data Enter the database Connect with Us Facebook Twitter WordPress YouTube RSS Email Canadian Museum of Nature Exploring our natural future Hours Admission

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/research-collections/our-collections/botany/national-phycology-collection-canada (2016-02-07)
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  • Birthday Parties | Canadian Museum of Nature
    things about what an AMAZING job the museum did It was by far the best party and Robin and Kelly were nothing short of SPECTACULAR Everything was seamless and the event was perfect Robin and Kelly ran the show like true professionals The adults even admitted to learning a thing or two The children were engaged no CAPTIVATED The food was excellent the venue beautiful Thank you so much Lauri Claire Williams Facebook comment This is a Kid Friendly Event Home Plan Your Visit What s On Birthday Parties Birthday Parties See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Activity Do it yourself or animated English or French Especially suitable for kids View copyright information iStockphoto com skodonnell Close Make the Canadian Museum of Nature your party central The museum offers birthday parties for kids aged four to eight years old with lots of great activities to keep little party animals busy Choose from the following packages Taxes are not included Do It Yourself Party unguided visit of the galleries reserved lunch area for one hour Cost 105 for up to 15 people 7 for each addition person À la carte offerings for Do It Yourself Party special exhibition visit fees 3D movie fees combo special exhibition visit 3D movie fees Animated Party one hour of games and activities with an animator three themes Palaeo Pals Dinosaurs Scuba Stars Oceans and the newly added Bugtastic Fun Insects one hour in a party room cake or cupcakes juice maximum 20 people including a maximum of 15 children minimum one adult Cost

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/birthday-parties?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • Gallery Highlights Tour | Canadian Museum of Nature
    Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Home Plan Your Visit What s On Gallery Highlights Tour Gallery Highlights Tour See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Activity Guided tour for groups Bilingual Magnify image View copyright information Martin Lipman Canadian Museum of Nature Close The most popular way to experience the museum See and learn about our unique specimens and displays and behind the scenes stories during a visit to three of our signature galleries Choose from the spectacular Talisman Energy Fossil Gallery Water Gallery Mammal Gallery Vale Earth Gallery and Bird Gallery For groups minimum 15 persons maximum 20 persons recommended for ages 8 and older Duration 60 minutes Cost Group rates Reservations are required reservations mus nature ca 613 566 4701 1 800 263 4433 TTY 613 566 4770 TTY 1 866 600 8801 Fax 613 566 4798 Schedule September 8 2015 May 31 2016 Sundays Tuesdays Wednesdays Fridays 9 15 am 4 30 pm Last tour starts at 3 30 pm Thursdays 9 15 am 7 30 pm Last tour starts at 6 30 pm Saturdays 9 15 am 2 00 pm Last tour starts at 1 00 pm June 1 September 5 2016 Sundays Mondays Tuesdays Wednesdays 9 15 am 5 30 pm Last tour starts at 4 30 pm Thursdays Fridays 9 15 am 7 30 pm Last tour starts at 6 30 pm Saturdays 9 15 am 2 00 pm Last tour

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/gallery-highlights-tour?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • Exhibition—Beetles in Focus | Canadian Museum of Nature
    Hours Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Home Plan Your Visit What s On Beetles in Focus Beetles in Focus See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Exhibition Temporary exhibition Magnify image View copyright information François Génier Canadian Museum of Nature Close A male Proagoderus rangifer beetle Magnify image View copyright information François Génier Canadian Museum of Nature Close A female Gymnopleurus fulgidus beetle Beetles like you ve never seen before Discover the diversity and beauty of beetles through 18 amazing macro photographs Real specimens from the museum s national collection are captured in astounding detail right down to the fine hairs on every tiny leg in these striking scientific images Be sure to visit our Stone Wall Gallery on the basement level of the museum to see this unique exhibition Cost Included with museum admission Schedule From

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/beetles-focus?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • Exhibition—Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year | Canadian Museum of Nature
    the Museum Products and Services Careers and Volunteering Museum News The Museum Corporation History and Buildings Skip Navigation Hours Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Home Plan Your Visit What s On Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year See everything View today s items See another date January S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Exhibition Temporary exhibition open now Magnify image View copyright information Todd Mintz Todd Mintz Close Sockeye Salmon run in Adams River B C The fish are distinctively red during their spawning phase Magnify image View copyright information Lisa Hufnagel Lisa Hufnagel Close Humpback whales feed together This delightful annual photo exhibition now in its seventh edition presents the winners of the 2014 Canadian Geographic Wildlife Photography of the Year contest Feast your eyes upon 25 amazing perspectives of mammals birds insects fish and amphibians a humpback whale feeding frenzy the striking colours of a Sockeye Salmon run a serene seal enjoying a sun bath with eyes closed a handsome heron in the misty sunrise and more Don t miss this wonderful collection of photos that capture Canada s beautiful wildlife Cost Included with museum admission Schedule May 8 2015 March 20 2016 This exhibition will be closed temporarily at 2 pm on November 1 until November 3 inclusive This exhibition is produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature in partnership with Canadian Geographic Connect with Us Facebook Twitter WordPress YouTube RSS Email Canadian Museum of Nature Exploring

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/canadian-wildlife-photography-year?mini=cal%2F2016-01 (2016-02-07)
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  • Exhibition—Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year | Canadian Museum of Nature
    the Museum Products and Services Careers and Volunteering Museum News The Museum Corporation History and Buildings Skip Navigation Hours Admission Directions Exhibitions What s On Floor Plan Services Groups Activities Events Movies Spring Break at the Museum Nature Nocturne Nature Trade Family Day at the Museum Home Plan Your Visit What s On Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year Canadian Wildlife Photography of the Year See everything View today s items See another date March S M T W T F S 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 Exhibition Temporary exhibition open now Magnify image View copyright information Todd Mintz Todd Mintz Close Sockeye Salmon run in Adams River B C The fish are distinctively red during their spawning phase Magnify image View copyright information Lisa Hufnagel Lisa Hufnagel Close Humpback whales feed together This delightful annual photo exhibition now in its seventh edition presents the winners of the 2014 Canadian Geographic Wildlife Photography of the Year contest Feast your eyes upon 25 amazing perspectives of mammals birds insects fish and amphibians a humpback whale feeding frenzy the striking colours of a Sockeye Salmon run a serene seal enjoying a sun bath with eyes closed a handsome heron in the misty sunrise and more Don t miss this wonderful collection of photos that capture Canada s beautiful wildlife Cost Included with museum admission Schedule May 8 2015 March 20 2016 This exhibition will be closed temporarily at 2 pm on November 1 until November 3 inclusive This exhibition is produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature in partnership with Canadian Geographic Connect with Us Facebook Twitter WordPress YouTube RSS Email Canadian Museum of Nature Exploring

    Original URL path: http://nature.ca/en/plan-your-visit/what-see-do/whats/canadian-wildlife-photography-year?mini=cal%2F2016-03 (2016-02-07)
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