What's Happening Calendar

 

Family Activities, This Week at the NBM,
Information, Annual Events

Winter admission hours at the NBM are now in effect.

Family Activities

28 April Saturday 10am-4pm: April Showers! Regular admission. Usher in spring with activities at the NBM all month long! Learn all about the plants and animals that thrive as the temperatures begin to rise! Activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)

5, 12, 19, and 26 May Saturdays 10am-4pm: Magnificent Museums! Regular admission. Celebrate the magnificent collections and activities of the NBM. Get introduced to some of the people who created the foundation of this extraordinary collection through storytelling and hands-on activities. Activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)

This Week at the NBM                                                    

26 April Thursday 6:30-8pm: Handmade at the NBM – Cross-stitch and Embroidery. Free in NBM Foyer. Learn how to create beautiful needlework designs this month at the NBM. 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)

3, 10, 17, 24, and 31 May Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Handmade at the NBM: Felting! 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)

4 May Friday 4pm-6pm: Gallery Hop. Free admission. Start the Gallery Hop at the New Brunswick Museum, with the recently opened temporary exhibition A Circle of Life by Donald McGraw. The artist will be present. (Bilingual)

 

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.

Annual Events

Watch for these annual events celebrated at the New Brunswick Museum:

  • March Break Fun at the NBM
  • May 18th International Museums Day
  • June 21st National Indigenous Peoples Day
  • July 1st Canada Day
  • August 6th New Brunswick Day
  • August 15th Acadian Day