|What's Happening Calendar|
Follow the footsteps of ancient creatures as you travel through geological time. Learn about the Bay of Fundy – whale sightings guaranteed (full size models of course)! From wooden ships to fine art and international treasures – there is lots to experience at the New Brunswick Museum. Winter admission rates: Adult Admission - $7; Seniors - $5.50; Children / Students - $4; Family - $15)
11, 18, and 25 May Saturdays from 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM - Museums Matter! Regular admission. Experience close-up learning through the amazing collection and stories by the NBM over the past 171 years! See bats, birds, and animals and unique heritage objects! (Bilingual)
9 May Thursday at 7pm: Author Book Launch and Signing - Master and Madman: The Surprising Rise and Disastrous Fall of the Hon Anthony Lockwood RN Free admission. Come meet the co-author Nicholas Tracy as he reveals the spectacular true story of Anthony Lockwood’s astonishing rise and tumultuous fall. (In English)
11 and 12 May Saturday 10am-5pm and Sunday noon-5pm: Mother’s Day at the NBM - Crafting with Flowers Regular admission. Dried flowers create a historic and beautiful art expression. Create a unique bookmark for Mom that will be cherished over the years! Explore the use of flowers in the art and decorative art within the NBM exhibitions. . (Bilingual)
16 May Thursday at 7pm: NBM Curator Talk - The Decline and Fall of Bats in New Brunswick Regular admission. Join NBM Curator Donald McAlpine for a presentation on the white-nose syndrome fungal infection and the state of New Brunswick’s bat population. Learn about the important role the NBM has undertaken in understanding this issue. (In English)
Museum memberships available, call (506) 643-2300 or 1-888-268-9595.
Watch for these annual events celebrated at the New Brunswick Museum: