NBM Explorer Days are every day in July and August: Museum Explorer 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 including art instruction, experiments, face painting, eco-friendly educational crafting, old fashioned games, and gallery discovery programmes. Face painting noon-1pm daily. A day pass at the NBM ensures you can plan your day to capture all of the excitement. Extreme Summer Fun. (Bilingual)
23 July Wednesday 1:30pm or 6:30pm: New Brunswick Museum Collections Centre Open House (277 Douglas Avenue). Free admission. Pre-register by 22 July 643-2349/ 1-888-268-9595. Take a look behind-the-scenes with a 2 ½ hour guided tour of the NBM’s Collections Centre, 277 Douglas Avenue.
24 July Thursday 6:30 - 8pm: New Brunswick Museum Walk - Low tide discoveries Regular admission. Join a NBM Interpreter for a discovery walk and learn about the low tide. A low tide adventure with hands-on opportunities to experience some of the low tide surprises. Meet at the New Brunswick Museum Reception Desk. (Bilingual)
31 July Thursday 6:30-8pm: New Brunswick Museum Walk - The Heyday of Shipbuilding in Saint John Regular admission. Join a NBM Interpreter for a discovery walk and learn about New Brunswick in the 1800s and why it was known the world over for its wooden sailing vessels. Enjoy shipbuilding stories and the people that made them famous. Meet at the New Brunswick Museum Reception Desk. (Bilingual)
4 August Monday 12-5 pm: New Brunswick Day at the NBM Free Admission. Come and celebrate New Brunswick’s great stories and engaging gallery activities throughout the day. Where else can you enjoy all things New Brunswick? (Bilingual)
Whale of a Time!
Discover Uptown Saint John
Museum memberships available, call (506) 643-2300 or 1-888-268-9595.
School and Youth Groups ($2.50 per child), Adult Groups ($5.75 per person), Senior Groups ($5.75 per person), Tea and Tour Special programs ($8 per person) 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.
Watch for these annual events celebrated at the New Brunswick Museum: