Daily Events

Mondays

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 96, Gus, the oldest know gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Turtles are ancient animals that have been on the earth for a long time. Join Gus for a snack and a stroll. Also, walk through time to discover what Gus has in common with turtles that lived over 200 million years ago.
 

*Programs are subject to change without notice

 

Tuesdays – Fridays

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 96, Gus, the oldest know gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Turtles are ancient animals that have been on the earth for a long time. Join Gus for a snack and a stroll. Also, walk through time to discover what Gus has in common with turtles that lived over 200 million years ago.

 

Saturday

Lunch With… Nova Scotia Wildlife

10:00am

You’ll find some of Nova Scotia’s rich biodiversity living at the museum. Learn what animals eat and how it connects them to their surroundings and join us as we feed and care for a variety of native animals.

 

Science on a Sphere

2:00 pm 

Join a museum Interpreter to experience Science on a Sphere technology.  You may go on a Tour of the Solar System or get to see a little of everything with our Best of Science on a Sphere presentation highlighting the wide array of data available.

 

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 96, Gus, the oldest know gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Turtles are ancient animals that have been on the earth for a long time. Join Gus for a snack and a stroll. Also, walk through time to discover what Gus has in common with turtles that lived over 200 million years ago.

 

Sunday

Nature Discovery for Young Children

9:30-11:30 am 

A program specially designed for children ages 5 and under and their parents, grandparents or other caregivers. Drop in for hands-on exploration of real Museum objects, discovery activities, and learning about nature through creative play.

 

Lunch With… Nova Scotia Wildlife

10:00am

You’ll find some of Nova Scotia’s rich biodiversity living at the museum. Learn what animals eat and how it connects them to their surroundings and join us as we feed and care for a variety of native animals.

 

Science on a Sphere

2:00 pm 

Join a museum Interpreter to experience Science on a Sphere technology.  You may go on a Tour of the Solar System or get to see a little of everything with our Best of Science on a Sphere presentation highlighting the wide array of data available.

 

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 96, Gus, the oldest know gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Turtles are ancient animals that have been on the earth for a long time. Join Gus for a snack and a stroll. Also, walk through time to discover what Gus has in common with turtles that lived over 200 million years ago.