Winter admission rates (1 November to 14 may): Adult Admission - $7.00; Seniors - $5.50; Children / Students - $4.00; Family - $15.00
22, and 29 November Saturdays 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM: Fort Lore! Regular admission. Discover early defense activities in New Brunswick through new temporary exhibitions. Understand life in “ye ole fort days” with the help of museum staff. Fun for all ages! Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)
6, 13, 20, and 27 December Saturdays 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM - A Blizzard of fun! Regular admission. A variety of new interactive learning adventures are guaranteed to take the chill out of winter and add in lots of fun! Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)
27 November Thursday 6:30-8pm: Heritage Crafting Evenings: November is Macramé Memories. Free in NBM Foyer. Each Thursday evening throughout the fall and winter. Some evenings will feature guest artists working on their own projects. Small fee of $2 per project, or bring your own supplies. Don’t miss these evenings of friendship and fun. Ages 14 to adult. (Bilingual)
22 November Saturday 1:30pm: Clyde Wray Poet, Playwright and Director, and Debbie Adshade, Singer/songwriter, present “The Way We Remember” in the Hall of Great Whales. Regular Admission. (In English)
Frequent Shopper Bonus Points at the New Brunswick Museum Shop November 15-30!
Receive double points on everything in the Shop! Take this opportunity to purchase beautiful and unique, locally-made pieces, including jewelry and pottery and other hard-to-find items, as gifts for others or yourself! Double Frequent Shopper stamps for each $20 (before taxes) that you spend. With 10 stamps, you will obtain a $20 NBM gift card for use in the NBM. The Museum Shop is pleased to represent more than 50 talented New Brunswick and Maritime craftspeople and is excited to introduce a wide variety of new locally made products for the holiday season including items from Terra Bijou Jewelry, Route 102 Hand Made Goods, Crimmins Pottery, David Meade, Maritime Maple Works and more.
4, 11, and 18 December Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Heritage Crafting Evenings: December is basic jewelry making. Free in NBM Foyer. Small fee of $2 per project, or bring your own supplies. Don’t miss these evenings of friendship and fun. Ages 14 to adult. (Bilingual)
5 December Friday 5-8pm: New Brunswick Museum Shop Open House As part of Uptown Sparkles, An Old Fashioned Holiday Uptown Open House, join the Museum Shop for an evening of holiday splendor with refreshments and specials! New products that will please everyone on your holiday list!
20 December Saturday 10am-5pm: Explorer Saturday theme for today is certainly a Blizzard of Fun! Regular Admission. Create a light to carry with you during Saint John’s “Light Up the Night” event http://discoversaintjohn.com/events/light-up-the-night/ . Learn about lights in 19th Century New Brunswick. Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)
27, 28, 30 December 12-5pm: Our Holiday Gift to You! NBM Free Admission Days. Bring your friends and family for heritage story-telling, creative activities and music for all ages. Explore three floors of magnificent galleries! (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: