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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 […]

THEMUSEUM hosts At First Light: Tsi Tewentahróhos Ceremony in celebration of National Indigenous Peoples’ Day and the Summer Solstice

Posted on: June 11, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – On Friday June 21, 2019, THEMUSEUM in downtown Kitchener will again open its doors in the early hours of the morning for At First Light: Tsi Tewentahróhos to honour National Indigenous Peoples’ Day and the Summer Solstice. Celebrations will begin at 5:59 am with a traditional Sunrise Ceremony to be led by local fire keeper AL McDonald […]

THEMUSEUM Celebrates Multiculturalism and World Refugee Day with a Weekend Full of Inclusive Programming

Posted on: June 4, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Proud to celebrate the intersection of culture in Waterloo Region, THEMUSEUM will host a weekend of multicultural recognition and celebration beginning with the 7th Annual Refugee Art Show. The show, which will focus on the theme of Becoming Neighbours, will open Saturday, June 8th, one day before World Refugee Day and run […]

THEMUSEUM Hosts Their First Ever Pop-Up Wedding as They Usher In the New Way to Wed!

Posted on: May 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – Saturday, May 25th marked THEMUSEUM’s inaugural Pop Up Wedding, which featured an exclusive hassle free package of a one hour time slot for the happy couple and thirty of their closest friends and family. This year, THEMUSEUM opened its doors to two couples who were ready to shake off the traditional wedding […]

Daiene Vernile to Step In as Moderator for An Evening with Margaret Atwood at Centre in the Square

Posted on: May 28, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – On Thursday, May 30th Daiene Vernile will be taking over for Dave Bidini as host of THEMUSEUM’s Feature Speaker series, Margaret Atwood: From The Handmaid’s Tale to Art & Technology. In light of the recent loss of personal friend David Bookman, who passed on Monday, May 20th, Bidini will be unable to […]

THEMUSEUM Sponsors the Children’s Tent at 33rd Guelph District Multicultural Festival

Posted on: May 27, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, Ontario – On June 8th and 9th, 2019, the Guelph & District Multicultural Festival will be hosted for the 33rd year at Riverside Park. Year after year, the Festival has welcomed an audience of 25,000 people on average to experience art, music and performances from around the world. The festival includes an opening ceremony, […]

THEMUSEUM Adds Interactive Sculptural Light Installation to Spring 2019 Refresh of SPECTRUM

Posted on: April 25, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener ON – SPECTRUM is an interactive, shareable, playable and oh-so-Instagram-able exhibition which explores the world of colour at THEMUSEUM in Downtown Kitchener. Visitors are immersing themselves into the pop culture phenomenon that is SPECTRUM at THEMUSEUM spending hours playing in the colourful rooms. Along with the current collection of vibrant installations, THEMUSEUM is bringing […]

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