Winter admission rates (1 November to 14 may): Adult Admission - $7.00; Seniors - $5.50; Children / Students - $4.00; Family - $15.00
Closed Mondays: 1 November 2014 – 15 May 2015
18, and 25 April Saturdays 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM – 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 rise! Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual).
23 April Thursday 7 pm: Architects’ Panel: “Leadership in Environmental Sustainability and User-Centred Architecture”. Free admission. The New Brunswick Museum & the Architects’ Association of New Brunswick continue the architecture series accompanying the exhibit 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Award of Excellence in Architecture with the first of two panel evenings bringing together architects from across the province for a lively discussion of their work. Mike Richard - Richard & Co. Architecture Inc., Malcolm Boyd - Murdock & Boyd Architects, and David Foulem - David Foulem Architecte Inc. will speak about their work related to “green” initiatives and architectural solutions to functional needs. A presentation by each architect will be followed by time in the exhibition for further discussion of the evening’s themes. A second architect’s panel “Showcasing the Best of NB Contemporary Architectural Design and Responses to Heritage Context” will be held on 14 May.
23, and 30 April Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Heritage Crafting Evenings: April is Cross Stitch. 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)
30 April Thursday 2-4pm: Author Book Talk and Signing at the NBM: Wildflowers of New Brunswick. Free admission. Join author Todd Boland for a book talk and signing of his publication Wildflowers of New Brunswick. The book is a guide to 700 species of wildflowers in New Brunswick. A series of page tabs and icons along with full colour photos offers easy identification of wild plants.
Todd Boland is the Research Horticulturist at the Memorial University of Newfoundland Botanical Garden and is one of the founding members of the Newfoundland and Labrador Wildflower Society. He is the author of Wildflowers of Nova Scotia, Trees and Shrubs of the Maritimes, and Trees and Shrubs of Newfoundland and Labrador. (In English)
Spring is here! Come in and see what’s new at the NBM Shop! The NBM Shop has new products arriving daily including jewelry, pottery, toys and games, books and more. Remember to ask about your Museum Shop Frequent Shopper Card (Shop and Save!).
Whale of a Time!
Discover Uptown Saint John
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.
Watch for these annual events celebrated at the New Brunswick Museum: