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THEMUSEUM Continues to Explore Communication by Bringing the World’s First Typewriters to Downtown Kitchener

Posted on: September 5, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – The World’s First Typewriters: Innovation in its Time, the newest exhibition to come to THEMUSEUM, offers a fresh look at one of modern history’s greatest inventions, the typewriter. Looking at some of the very first forms of typewriters, the exhibition will have guests explore the evolution of global communication. The exhibition displays a collection […]

Record Setting SPECTRUM Extended Through 2020, Immersive experience sets four monthly attendance records and second highest attended year to date

Posted on: August 26, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Opening in January of 2019, the immersive, interactive SPECTRUM #colourtripping exhibition curated by THEMUSEUM’s Laurel McKellar immediately sparked interest from a wide range of visitors. “Every once in a while we capture lightning in a bottle, and we have accomplished that with SPECTRUM” said David Marskell, CEO of THEMUSEUM. “From the opening […]

THEMUSEUM Receives $100,000 in Support of Climate Festival Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund (OCAF) Helps Shine a Light on Crisis

Posted on: August 12, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – In response to THEMUSEUM weighing in on the global climate crisis, ALARM is set to open in January 2020 and has been financially assisted by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund a program of the Government of Ontario through the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport, administered by the Ontario Cultural Attractions Fund Corporation.    In sync with the Region of Waterloo […]

THEMUSEUM and SPECTRUM Exhibition featured nationally on CTV’s The Amazing Race Canada

Posted on: August 8, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – THEMUSEUM is proud to have worked with the team at CTV’s The Amazing Race Canada to showcase a familiar location in next week’s episode to air at 9:00pm Tuesday, August 13th on CTV. David Marskell, CEO of THEMUSEUM shared, “Our vision is to awe, inspire and enlighten but sometimes we just want […]

From the Creators of Your Favourite Food Events, THEMUSEUM Brings Brunch to Downtown

Posted on: July 31, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – THEMUSEUM team has been hard at work to bring yet another food themed event to downtown Kitchener. This time, the meal is Brunch and THEMUSEUM is bringing a whole new twist to the well-loved weekend tradition. The first annual KW Brunch & Brews will take place on Sunday, September 22 beginning at […]

THEMUSEUM Announces Second Pop-Up Wedding with a Colourful Twist

Posted on: July 23, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Love has once again filled the air at THEMUSEUM as they announce their second Pop-Up Wedding set to take place on September 14, 2019, and this time, they’re adding a colourful twist. As with the previous Pop-Up Wedding, the lucky couples who snag a coveted spot will receive one hour in THEMUSEUM […]

THEMUSEUM Talks Life, Death, and Spiritualism with New Exhibition: AFTERLIFE | A Séance Experience Featuring The Ghost of Thomas Lacey

Posted on: July 18, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Coming Fall 2019, THEMUSEUM will delve into the AFTERLIFE with a peek into the world of storytelling, death, séances, darkness, ritual, and folklore. AFTERLIFE | A Séance Experience Featuring The Ghost of Thomas Lacey will explore these often shied away from themes in a way that is meant to challenge and enlighten […]

THEMUSEUM Weighs in on Climate Crisis Seeks partners for seven month festival

Posted on: July 8, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – In the wake of the city of Kitchener declaring a Climate Emergency THEMUSEUM is set to bring international artists together with local innovators to tackle the impending crisis in the form of a Climate Crisis Festival entitled ALARM.  The festival will include numerous partnerships from Reep Green Solutions and Sustainable Waterloo Region to area universities […]

SPECTRUM Exhibition Gets Summer Refresh! New Immersive Experiences Setting Attendance Records

Posted on: July 2, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – The exhibition responsible for setting new attendance highs this spring has four new colourful, interactive, and even nostalgic installations for visitors of all ages. “THEMUSEUM is on a roll setting four monthly records this year” said David Marskell CEO, THEMUSEUM. “Attracting new audiences including young adults, tech workers and visitors to the […]

THEMUSEUM Teams Up with Family Experience Partners, Waterloo North Hydro and Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro Inc. for Discounted Family Days

Posted on: June 17, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON –   In a continued effort to make arts, culture, and family programming accessible to Waterloo Region, THEMUSEUM and Family Experience Partners, Waterloo North Hydro and Kitchener-Wilmot Hydro, have joined together to offer the region Discounted Family Days. The first of many Discounted Family Days will kick off on Monday, July 1st on which THEMUSEUM will be pleased to […]

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