Summer admission rates (15 May to 31 October): Adult Admission - $8.00; Seniors - $6; Children / Students - $4.50; Family - $17.00
30 May Saturday 10am-4pm: Explorer Saturdays at the NBM – Magnificent Museums! Regular admission. Celebrate the magnificent collections of the NBM. Get introduced to some of the people who created the foundation of this extraordinary collection through storytelling and hands-on activities. Explorer Saturday activities include art instruction, hands-on discovery tours, crafts, cooking and more! (Bilingual).
25 May Monday 1-3pm: Documents from the New Brunswick Museum collection will be featured at the NBM Exhibition Centre as part of the event commemorating the 200th anniversary of the arrival of the HMS Regulus in Saint John, NB, organized by the New Brunswick Black History Society. Free admission. The vessel carried over 400 Black Refugees at the end of the War of 1812 which was the second large influx of Black settlers into the province.
26 May Tuesday 6:30pm: New Brunswick Museum Collections and Research Centre Open House. Free admission. Pre-register 643-2349/1-888-268-9595. Space limited. Take a look behind-the-scenes with a 2 ½ hour guided tour of the NBM’s Collections and Research Centre, 277 Douglas Avenue.
27 May Wednesday 7pm: Illustrated Talk: Storied Architecture: Inspiring Cultural Identity. Free admission. The architecture series continues at the New Brunswick Museum accompanying the exhibit 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Award of Excellence in Architecture with a talk by Monica Adair, recipient of Royal Architectural Institute of Canada 2015 Young Architect Award and co-founding partner Stephen Kopp of Acre Architects in Saint John. Acre Architects take the approach that through exploring the power of the stories associated with heritage and a sense of place, our built environments grow to convey strong and deep-felt emotions that are key to the structures that form our lives.
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:
What's Happening Calendar