Winter admission rates (1 November to 14 may): Adult Admission - $7.00; Seniors - $5.50; Children / Students - $4.00; Family - $15.00
14, and 21 December Saturdays 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM - A Blizzard of fun! Regular admission. Crafting stories will include Victorian crafted holiday wishes and gift making. Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual)
12, and 19 December Thursdays 6:30-8pm: Heritage Crafting Evenings Free in NBM Foyer. December is basic jewelry making. Small fee for participant supplies or bring-your-own. (Closed 26 December) (Bilingual)
27, 28, 29 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)
31 December Tuesday 10am-4pm: New Year's Eve - Blizzard of Fun at the New Brunswick Museum! Regular Admission. Take the chill out of winter and add in lots of fun with stories, crafts and museum adventures! (Bilingual)
The NBM Exhibition Centre will be closed: 24, 25, 26, 30, December 2013, 1 January 2014.
The NBM Archives and Research Library will be closed: 23 December 2013 to 2 January 2014.
25 January Saturday 1pm-4pm: Art Workshop - “But I Can’t Paint!” $45 NBM members, $50 non-members. Pre-register by 20 January 643-2349/1-888-268-9595. Acrylic and ink abstract painting with Michael Rurka of the New Brunswick College of Craft and Design. Learn what makes a great abstract and create your own masterpiece on canvas! (In English)
8 February Saturday 10:30am-4:30pm: Art Workshop - Rug Hooking Workshop for Beginners $60 NBM Members, $65 non-members. Pre-register by 21 January 643-2349/1-888-268-9595. In partnership with the Carnegie Rug Hooking Guild. Guest artist Erin McKenna of Apohaqui, New Brunswick will get you started on a beautiful Valentine Trivet hooked square 8”x 8”. This course will introduce you to the basics of the craft as well as its history. Materials to complete the project will be available. Bring a lunch or plan to lunch on own, coffee and tea will be supplied. (In English)
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: