Current Press Releases

26 July 2018 Saint John Community Open House. Looking for your input to help shape the vision of New Brunswick Museum’s new facility
25 June 2018 Fragments of Humanity. Archaeology in Québec: Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum
11 June 2018 2018 New Brunswick Museum’s BiotaNB Spednic Lake Protected Natural Area
18 May 2018 New Brunswick Museum and New Brunswick Public Libraries launch Free Admission pass
11 May 2018 NBM shares information to assist with NB Flood Relief efforts in conserving objects How to hold on to family histories as part of the 2018 NB Flood Relief?
2 May 2018 New Brunswick Museum publishes Indigenous guide to freshwater mussels
12 March 2018 New Brunswick Museum accepts donation from Sheila Hugh Mackay Foundation Inc.
22 February 2018 New location announced for New Brunswick Museum (GNB)
26 January 2018 A fascinating flight with the Monarch butterfly at the New Brunswick Museum
23 January 2018 Artists’ Residency Participants Under the Spell of Fundy National Park - BENEATH THE SURFACE – Exhibition Opening
22 December 2017 New Brunswick Museum holds board meeting
18 December 2017 Artists selected for the New Brunswick Museum’s KNOW YOUR OWN ARTISTS and MEET THE ARTISTS exhibition series
13 October 2017 The New Brunswick Museum hosts the Board of Directors of the Alliance of Natural History Museums of Canada
11 October 2017 NB Museum Feature: Gallery Hop October 13, 2017 - "Your Utopia" by Maggie Higgins
3 October 2017 Conservation on Canvas, an Exhibition of paintings of the Nature Trust of New Brunswick’s Nature Preserves by artist Michael McEwing, opens at the New Brunswick Museum on October 5th
15 September 2017 2017 New Brunswick Contemporary Quilt Award Winner
16 May 2017 Celebrate International Museums Day at the New Brunswick Museum - Free Admission
2 May 2017 New Brunswick Museum and New Brunswick Public Libraries launch Free Admission pass
2 May 2017 2017 Greater Saint John Professional Visual Artists Fund Grant To Be Awarded
24 February 2017 New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre elevator will be out of service
3 February 2017 A Singular Event at the New Brunswick Museum
23 November 2016 New Art Exhibition opens at the New Brunswick Museum: Suzanne Hill: Singular
25 October 2016 New Brunswick Museum Research Curator recipient of the 2016 Bruce Naylor Award
3 August 2016 Dr. Abraham Gesner awarded the Order of New Brunswick
2 August 2016 Theft of Commemorative Plaques
16 July 2016 CBC TV Airing Documentary on New Brunswick Biodiversity
8 June 2016 Join the New Brunswick Museum and Galerie d’art Louise-et-Reuben-Cohen to celebrate the opening of the exhibition Les Mikeys de Paul Édouard Bourque – 9 June Thursday
11 March 2016 Franklin Exploration Virtual Video Conference (Google Hangout) March 23
10 March 2016 Franklin Exploration Virtual Video Conference (Google Hangout): School Program March 23
16 October 2015 New Brunswick Museum Feature: Gallery Hop October 16, 2015. The Professional Visual Artists’ Fund
28 September 2015 Community Shows Support for documentary film: Every Living Thing
9 September 2015 Join the New Brunswick Museum in celebrating recent donations related to a founder of the NBM
1 September 2015 CBC TV licensing documentary on New Brunswick Museum BiotaNB
25 August 2015 New Brunswick firm producing documentary on New Brunswick Museum BiotaNB
24 July 2015 Archeological Survey finds Artifacts at NB Museum Collections and Research Centre Site
15 July 2015 Atlantic Canada’s oldest Red Pines discovered in NB Protected Area
12 August 2014 2014 NBM Bioblitz at Grand Lake Protected Natural Area
11 July 2014 Increased funding for New Brunswick Museum, request for proposals issued
14 March 2014 2014 Professional Artists’ Fund To Be Awarded March 14, 2014
15 January 2014 Creation of New Brunswick Provincial Commemorations Committee announced (GNB)
30 October 2013 Public asked to report sightings of day-flying bats during the winter (Natural Resources)
1 August 2013 An Exclusive New Brunswick Heritage Attraction 3 for 1 offer
30 July 2013 New Brunswick to participate in War of 1812 cross-border commemoration
18 July 2013 Community Celebrations Welcome Paddlers Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of the War of 1812
19 June 2013 Atlantic Art Institutions Meet in Saint John
29 May 2013 Aquila Tours & New Brunswick Museum Win TIANB Tourism Industry Product Development Award for “Whale of a Time” Disney Port Adventure
7 February 2013 NBM lower floor exhibits temporarily closed
1 February 2013 Free admission on Thursdays and Sundays in February at the NBM Exhibition Centre!
9 January 2013 New Brunswick Museum confirms wild-origin of recent New Brunswick wolf
8 January 2013 Coin from War of 1812 period discovered (GNB)
16 November 2012 Frequent Shopper Bonus Points at the New Brunswick Museum Shop November 20-30!
3 October 2012 New National Traveling Exhibition Opens at the NBM
14 May 2012 2014 International Geopark Conference to be held in New Brunswick
17 February 2012 New Brunswick Museum president and board appointments announced
23 January 2012 Devastating fungal disease continues to spread among New Brunswick Bats
25 November 2011 Stonehammer Geopark Announced Winner of Deloitte Innovator of the Year at TIAC Award Gala (Stonehammer Geopark)
10 May 2011 Members sought for New Brunswick Museum board of directors
7 April 2011 The New Brunswick Museum Presents The Best of the Planet in Focus Environmental Film Festival
29 March 2011 New Brunswick Museum Researchers discover bat-killing fungus in New Brunswick
21 February 2011 New virtual exhibition on New Brunswick Geology to be developed by New Brunswick Museum
16 February 2011 Free Admission February Returns to the New Brunswick Museum!
16 February 2011 Forests of New Brunswick – NBM Curator Talk
15 February 2011 Meet the Artists: Invisible Worlds - Toby Graser, Suzanne Hill, Kathy Hooper February 20, 2011 at 2 pm
13 December 2010 New Book on Biodiversity in the Maritimes Launched at New Brunswick Museum
30 November 2010 Clyde A. Wray New Artist in Residence at the New Brunswick Museum
20 October 2010 Stonehammer becomes first UNESCO-supported geopark in North America (GNB)
4 October 2010 Stonehammer First Global Geopark in North America
1 October 2010 Regard …Strathbutler 20 years celebrates the twentieth anniversary of the prestigious Strathbutler Award
23 September 2010 New Brunswick Museum Travelling Exhibition Opens at the Bathurst Heritage Museum
10 September 2010 New exhibition by celebrated New Brunswick artist Janice Wright Cheney opens at the New Brunswick Museum
26 August 2010 Global Geopark Network Site Evaluation Team in Saint John Next Week to Visit Stonehammer
18 August 2010 Rare Plant Discovered at Jacquet River Bioblitz
18 August 2010 “Under Sail” A Journey of the First Woman Sea Captain - First Time Event at the New Brunswick Museum!
17 August 2010 Environmental Trust Fund supports New Brunswick Museum project (GNB)
12 August 2010 Special Caillou and the Innu family afternoon…at the New Brunswick Museum!
10 August 2010 Canada’s Waterscapes National Lecture Series: Second in Series Begins This Week
10 August 2010 Acadian Day Fun at the NBM – Sunday, August 15, 12-5 pm FREE Admission!
29 July 2010 Exciting Line Up for New Brunswick Museum’s Bioblitz 2010
22 July 2010 New Brunswick Day 2010!
14 July 2010 Canada’s Waterscapes National Lecture Series Begins This Week
8 July 2010 Caillou and the Innu at the New Brunswick Museum!
23 June 2010 Space Still Available! Registration Now Open for NEW Summer Day Camps at the New Brunswick Museum!
21 June 2010 Be a Part of New Brunswick Museum’s Jacquet River Bioblitz 2010
19 May 2010 New Brunswick Museum Seeks Artist to Join Bioblitz
13 May 2010 Celebrate Saint John 225 at the New Brunswick Museum, Market Square!
19 April 2010 Stonehammer Project Awarded International Site Visit
12 March 2010 Recipient of 2010 Professional Visual Artists Award Announced
25 February 2010 New Brunswick Museum Geology Curator Receives Award
27 January 2010 New Brunswick Museum Launches Kids’ Guide
1 September 2009 New Brunswick Museum Launches Travelling Exhibition on Nursing in New Brunswick