25 October Saturday 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM: Life on the Great Seas! Regular admission. What were the ships like that brought Europeans to the Maritimes 400 years ago? How long did it take to cross the Atlantic Ocean? Find out about this and more through art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)
23, and 30 October Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Heritage Crafting Evenings: October is Historic Paper Quilling. 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)
17 October Friday 4pm-6pm: Gallery Hop Free admission. Start the Gallery Hop at the New Brunswick Museum, with two temporary exhibitions Future Fossil Tools: Early Explorations and Forming a Vision: The Art and Geology of the Stonehammer Geopark. (Bilingual)
19 October Sunday 2pm: Harbour History Walk. Regular Admission. Join the NBM and learn some of the early stories of the Saint John Harbour with a walk along Harbour Passage in Uptown Saint John. Meet at the NBM foyer. (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: