Working with the Region and City of Kitchener, in order to help flatten the curve of new cases of COVID-19, THEMUSEUM will be closed to the public until further notice.


Beer & Cornhole

Posted on: January 7, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Who needs sunshine and green grass to play lawn games? Not us! We’re bringing a taste of summer to THEMUSEUM with a Cornhole Tournament, in partnership with KW Cornhole! Grab a teammate and your complimentary pint from B@THEMUSEUM and get ready to play for prizes. Additional beer available for purchase. This event is 19+ and […]

Second Saturdays: ALARM Family Opening

Posted on: December 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

We’re kicking off the opening of ALARM right with our Family Opening. Enjoy being guided through the exhibition or explore at your leisure. From 11am – 1pm, enjoy a special up-close meet and greet with the animals from our Extinction the Future of Frogs Exhibition with Little Ray’s Nature Centre. For this special occasion, we […]

I Heart Earth: Valentine’s Day Party

Posted on: December 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

This exciting drop-off event will provide your children with a chance to experience THEMUSEUM’s amazing programming (without the crowds) and for you and your partner to have a few hours to take advantage of the wonderful dining opportunities right here in Downtown Kitchener.  Not only will your children participate in kid-friendly activities and challenges in […]

Family Day Hack Jam

Posted on: December 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Join various makers from different makerspaces as they showcase their spectacular creativity through hands-on activity across all floors of the space that the whole family can take part in. On top of it all, enjoy half-priced admission which includes access to all vendors and exhibitions. Time: Family Day! Monday, February 17 at 9am – 5pm […]

Little Farmers @ THEMUSEUM!

Posted on: December 30, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Do you ever wonder where the food on your plate comes from? Steckle Heritage Farm is here to educate visitors on this very special winter edition of Little Farmers. This is the perfect event to familiarize youth with their environment and the food they ingest. Little Farmers will be running every Friday for the month […]

Story Time: Grumpy Groundhog

Posted on: December 16, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for a very special storytime to celebrate Groundhog Day. When: Sunday, February 2, 2020, at 10:30am & 12pm

StarLab Star Show

Posted on: December 16, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Take off your shoes, sit down and get ready to be blasted off into space! Our StarLab Star Show is a must-see during your visit to THEMUSEUM! When: Saturday, February 8, 2020, at 11:30am & 2:30pm Sunday, February 9, 2020, at 11:30am & 2:30pm

Creation Station: Groundhog Shadows

Posted on: December 16, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Groundhog Day is here, will he see his shadow this year? Come learn about the tradition of Groundhog Day and even make a groundhog papercraft to create shadow puppets. When: Friday, January 31, 2020, at 11am & 2pm Saturday, February 1, 2020, at 11am & 2pm Sunday, February 2, 2020, at 11am & 2pm

Creation Station: Chinese New Year Paper Lanterns

Posted on: December 16, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

2020 is the year of the rat, celebrate this Chinese New Year with us. We’re inviting you to come and design your own paper lantern with us. Use glitter, sequins, and paint. After it all, even take your creation home at the end of the day. When: Friday, January 24, 2020, at 2pm Saturday, January […]

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- Glen Drummond, Chief Innovation Officer,