From Sunday, November 26 to Friday, December 1 part of the sidewalk in front of the Conrad Centre next door will be closed due to construction. Please plan accordingly for your upcoming visits!

Open Wednesday - 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

CANCELLED – Little Ray’s Nature Centre: Reptiles of the World

Posted on: January 28, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Little Ray’s Nature Centre is visiting THEMUSEUM to let you get up close and personal with the most exotic reptiles and creatures of the world. Learn all about the unique environments, predators, and prey that surround these critters. Get ready for a highly energetic and educational program. Get familiar with snakes, lizards, turtles, tortoises, amphibians, […]

SOLD OUT – 5th Annual Mac & Cheese Festival

Posted on: January 9, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

THIS EVENT IS SOLD OUT. Sweet dreams are made of cheese… The KW Mac & Cheese Festival is back by popular demand! It’s our fifth year running and if we’ve learned anything from past events, it’s that these tickets sell out faster than hotcakes. Indulge in some warm cheesy goodness paired with a cold CRAFT […]

Beer & Calligraphy

Posted on: January 7, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Join us for a night of Beer & Calligraphy in partnership with Bona Fide Craft. Guests will work through calligraphy theory, fundamentals, composition and application. You will walk away from this exercise ready to take on new projects! Your ticket will include 2 brush markers, a 2-page workbook, several different types of paper, and a […]

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

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