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Family Activities, This Week at the NBM,
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Summer admission hours at the NBM are now in effect.

Family Activities

Until 31 August: Summer Fun Days are EVERY DAY in July and August! Regular admission. These family adventures are for the young and young at heart. Join the NBM for a full day of themed activities. Follow us on Facebook to ensure you can plan your day to capture all of the excitement. (Bilingual)

This Week at the NBM                                          

12, 19, and 26 July Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Handmade at the NBM - Knitting and Crochet! Free in NBM Foyer. Take part in group instruction or work on individual projects in the company of friends. Fee of $2 per project or bring your own supplies. Don’t miss out on these evenings of friendship and fun! Ages 14 to adult. (Bilingual)

12 July Thursday 7–8pm: Commentary Curator tour. Join Gary Hughes, NBM History & Technology Curator, for a guided tour of Music of the Eye II: Architectural Drawings of Saint John and Its Region, an exhibition celebrating Saint John’s rich architectural heritage. This is a free event with regular admission. (In English)

15 July Sunday 2–3pm: Commentary Curator tour. Join Gary Hughes, NBM History & Technology Curator, for a guided tour of Music of the Eye II: Architectural Drawings of Saint John and Its Region, an exhibition celebrating Saint John’s rich architectural heritage. Regular admission. (In English)

All aboard! Music of the Eye II: Trolley Tour. Discover the architectural history and expansion of Saint John's influence (1850-1920) along the Kennebecasis River, and the important role of the railway in it. Sunday, 9 September at 1pm. Hurry! - Buy your tickets at the NBM front desk. Early Bird: $70 until 13 August 2018. Regular: $70 NBM Members, $80 Non-Members. For more information 506 643-2300 / 1-888-268-9595. (In English)
Financial support for this tour has also been graciously given by the Architect’s Association of New Brunswick, Brookville Manufacturing Company Limited, Crosby’s Molasses Company Limited, and INK Graphic Design Services Corp.

Monday to Friday 3pm – 4:30pm: Discover Uptown Saint John Walking Tour. $15/person. As Canada’s first incorporated city, Saint John’s streets are filled with enough history to keep even the most knowledgeable historian enthralled! Museum interpreters offer a fun and engaging experience as you explore Uptown Saint John.

 

Information

Museum memberships available, call (506) 643-2300 or 1-888-268-9595.

School and Youth Groups, Adult Groups, Senior Groups, Tea and Tour Special programs available by appointment. Group rates apply to groups of eight or more.

NBM Birthday Parties for all ages! Book your birthday party at the NBM to receive a fun, interactive tour of a museum gallery & room rental for your festivities. $13. Per person. Some restrictions apply for room use. Please book two weeks in advance. Call (506) 643-2349 for more information.

Workshops require pre-registration at least one week before event by calling (506) 643-2349. Members enjoy a 20% discount on workshops where noted.