Daily Events

June 2018

Saturday

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.

 

Snack Time With… Nova Scotia Wildlife

10:30am

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.

 

Nature in the Lab

1:30 – 3:00 pm 

Visit the museum’s Nature Lab to chat with one of our Naturalists Interpreters. Find out what happens in the lab and put specimens under the microscope. You never know what interesting things you’ll find in the lab!

 

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 95, Gus, the oldest known gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Why not join Gus for a snack and a stroll?

 

*Programs are subject to change without notice

 

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.

 

Snack Time With… Nova Scotia Wildlife

10:30am

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.

 

Close Encounters of the Tidal Kind

1:30 – 3:00 pm

It can happen to you. You can have a close encounter with some very unusual creatures. See things that you have never seen before like the mouth of a sea urchin, the eyes of a scallop or the tentacles of a sea anemone. Join us to explore what lives beneath the waves. It all begins at the Museum of Natural History’s Rocky Cove Coastal Aquarium.

 

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 95, Gus, the oldest known gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Why not join Gus for a snack and a stroll?

 

*Programs are subject to change without notice

 

Monday to Friday

Gus Walk

3:30 pm 

At 95, Gus, the oldest known gopher tortoise, has been at the Museum for over 70 years. Why not join Gus for a snack and a stroll?