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Canadian Museum of Nature

240 McLeod St. 
Ottawa, Ontario K2P 2R1



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Located in a Gothic-style castle, this newly renovated museum interprets natural history and sciences for the public. Visit new exhibitions, the Talisman Energy Fossil Gallery, the Mammal Gallery, and the Bird Gallery, and watch an HD movie.

June 11 to Sept. 5: Ultimate DinosaursFeaturing full skeletons, fossils, and video recreations of the strange dinosaurs that once lived in the ancient continent of Gondwana. 

$13; students and seniors: $11; children (three to 12): $9; children two and under: free; free general admission to the permanent galleries on Thursday evenings. Admission to special exhibitions is extra.

June 1 to Sept. 7: Open daily, 9am to 6pm; Thursdays and Fridays, 9am to 8pm. Sept. 8 to May 31: Open Tuesday to Sunday, 9am to 5 pm; Thursdays, 9am to 8pm. Closed Mondays.

Map to Canadian Museum of Nature