​Roberto Dutesco: The Wild Horses of Sable Island

The Museum of Natural History is pleased to present the Canadian Premiere of Roberto Dutesco: The Wild Horses of Sable Island. This exhibit spans 20 years of iconic photography of the wild horses from Canada’s beloved Sable Island.  The exhibit is on view June 6 – October 13, 2014.


For over a decade, osprey have been returning to build a summer home on a platform constructed by Nova Scotia Power. Through this video stream, viewers may have the opportunity to watch nest building, egg laying, incubation, hatching, and feeding and fledging of the osprey chicks. Please keep in mind that the camera is to observe these wild birds in their natural environment.

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What’s bigger, you or a blue whale’s rib bone? Can you tell the difference between a drone bee and a worker bee? How old do you think Gus the tortoise is?

Discover the answer to these questions and more as you explore the wonders of Nova Scotia’s land and sea at the Museum of Natural History. See ancient fossils, glittering gold, stunning Mi’kmaq artifacts, sea creatures from an ocean tide pool, deadly mushrooms, frogs and snakes and whale skeletons. From an eagle’s nest to the ocean floor, there’s something for everyone.



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