Hours & Admissions


Monday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Tuesday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Wednesday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Thursday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Friday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Saturday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Sunday 9:30am - 4:30pm
Holiday Hours»

Delayed opening

In recognition of September 19 as a day to honour and pay tribute to the life and legacy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the museum will delay opening until 11am.


Adult $6.30
Youth (6-17) $4.05
Child (5 and under) Free
Senior $5.70
Student (with ID) $5.25
Family A (2 adults and children under 17) $17.95
Family B (1 adult and children under 17) $12.50
MNH annual pass holder Free
NSM annual pass holder Free

Group Rates & Student Rates



Youth group
Minimum 10 youth required for group rate. 1 adult chaperone per 5 youth free. 


Additional adult chaperones: $5.25

Adult group (18 years old+)
Minimum 10 adults required for group rate
School self-tour
(Elementary, junior high, high school) 1 adult chaperone per 5 students free.


Additional adult chaperones: $5.25

School tour with staff facilitated program. 1 adult chaperone per 5 students free.
Check for available programs

Program admission:

Additional adult chaperones: $5.25

Groups pay in a single transaction to receive the group rate.

To prebook your visit, please contact Liz Spence at Elizabeth.spence@novascotia.ca or call (902) 424-6512.


Museum of Natural History Annual Pass

Adult $17.95
Family  $42.50

Nova Scotia Museum Annual Pass

Family A (2 adults and their children under 17) $92.65
Adult Pass (18 Years +) $46.85