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The Mom Market

Posted on: February 27, 2023 by THEMUSEUM

Enjoy free admission to THEMUSEUM as you browse The Mom Market, hosted by Guelph Mom Markets! RSVP for Tickets  

*CANCELLED* Sacrifice, Art by Abiola Idowu Exhibition Opening

Posted on: February 21, 2023 by THEMUSEUM

This event is cancelled due to the weather. Join THEMUSEUM and artist Abiola Idowu for the opening of his new exhibition, Sacrifice! This is a drop-in event from 6 pm – 8 pm at THEMUSEUM. Light refreshments will be provided. Abiola Idowu is a dedicated artist of more than 30 years, and he has made […]

Murdoch Mysteries: The Experience

Posted on: October 7, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Join the stars and creators of Murdoch Mysteries for a very special weekend full of exciting events celebrating Canada’s #1 drama and our amazing fans.

Mel Brown Legacy Fundraiser

Posted on: September 23, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Join The Grand River Blues Society and THEMUSEUM for a night of Blues music to support Mel Brown’s Legacy in Waterloo Region! Funds raised will go towards the creation of a Mississippi Blues Marker in Mel’s name, the first in Canada, plus, a life-size statue of Mel and his guitar sitting on a bench. During this […]

THEMUSEUM’s 19th Birthday

Posted on: July 27, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Celebrate our 19th birthday with us! This day will be filled with crafts, a visit from Maverick the Dinosaur, his dinosaur wrangler, and StarLab Star Shows! You’ll even help our resident baby dinosaurs, Turnip and Pear, get to space!

Science Literacy Week: Dinos in Space

Posted on: July 27, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Science Literacy Week showcases the many ways kids and families can explore and enjoy the diversity of Canadian science.  THEMUSEUM is participating this year showcasing how you can have fun while learning mathematics! Join us for a dino-themed space adventure filled with probability activities, crafts and space exploration. Daily Programming: Creation Station – Dino Space […]

Drag Night @ THEMUSEUM

Posted on: July 14, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for Drag Night @ THEMUSEUM | Cabaret! With performances from TroyBoy Parks, Sassy Ray, Ruby Moon, Eshe, Nikki Chin, Queen Victoria Parks and Kenadie St. James! You can expect a fabulous evening featuring drag, burlesque, live vocals, and belly dancing! There will also be a cash bar, snacks, prizes & LGBTQ2S+ Trivia hosted by Eric Moon! Queens TroyBoy Parks Sassy Ray […]

Summer Special Guests

Posted on: June 29, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

 Summer Special Guests are back at THEMUSEUM every Tuesday! Beginning at 11am, join our friends in the Grand Atrium for a 30-minute program. This event is always included in general admission. Tuesday, August 30 – Jedi Training with Theatricks

An Evening with Fran Lebowitz

Posted on: June 14, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Experience an intimate evening with author, journalist & social observer Fran Lebowitz! Join THEMUSEUM for a moderated talk, candid audience Q&A, and a post-event book signing you won’t want to miss! This special presentation is in support of THEMUSEUM, with a portion of the ticket sales supporting operations of THEMUSEUM. An Evening with Fran Lebowitz […]

At First Light

Posted on: June 13, 2022 by THEMUSEUM

Celebrations for National Indigenous People’s Day and the Summer Solstice will start at 5:59am on Tuesday, June 21st! A traditional Sunrise Ceremony will be led by local fire keeper, Al McDonald, and Haudenosaunee Community Member, Kelly Fran Davis. After the ceremony guests are invited to come into THEMUSEUM’s Atrium to enjoy coffee and some light […]

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