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$30K STEAM Programming Grant from PromoScience Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada Recognizes THEMUSEUM’s Efforts

Posted on: June 1, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – THEMUSEUM is proud to receive funding from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada’s (NSCERC) PromoScience program in the amount of $30,000. These funds will be used to support THEMUSEUM’s The Underground Studio MakerSpace, which offers a wide range of programming designed to ignite curiosity, foster creativity and develop new […]

One-of-kind Exhibition Announced for 2021 UNWRAPPED: The Story of Toilet Paper

Posted on: April 1, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

For immediate release Kitchener, Ontario April 1, 2020: Planning for a time beyond these difficult days, THEMUSEUM has announced the debut of their newest original exhibition: UNWRAPPED: The Story of Toilet Paper. Scheduled to open in April, 2021. “Recent headlines made it clear that toilet paper is number one with everyone who goes number two” […]

NEW DATE for An Evening with Peter Mansbridge

Posted on: February 4, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

First Panelists Announced Kitchener, ON – A new date of Friday, April 24, 2020 has been announced for the panel on our Climate Emergency to be moderated by Peter Mansbridge. The original date was April 22. The panel is part of the broader ALARM Dialogues featuring films, speakers and the panel. ALARM | Responding to […]

THEMUSEUM to Open Exhibition in Uptown Waterloo SPECTRUM | The Climate Emergency Experience, One of Four Exhibitions

Posted on: January 13, 2020 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – On January 24th, THEMUSEUM will weigh in on climate change with ALARM | Responding to Our Climate Emergency, featuring three distinct exhibitions at THEMUSEUM. A fourth exhibition, SPECTRUM | The Climate Emergency Experience will open two weeks later at The Shops of Waterloo Town Square in uptown Waterloo. The partnership is a […]

New Program Launches for Those 55 & Better Government of Ontario Supports FREE Admission

Posted on: November 25, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Kitchener, ON – THEMUSEUM has announced enhanced programming on Thursdays for those aged 55 & Better. With the support of the Government of Ontario, Thursdays will now be free general admission for those 55 & Better every Thursday through March 2020. THEMUSEUM had originally planned free admission just during the month of October. “With innovative and accessible […]

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 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 […]

A Bunch of Fools at THEMUSEUM

Posted on: April 1, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

We’re just a bunch of fools here at THEMUSEUM! We’re recapping some of our favourite prank releases over the years. April 1, 2019 – THEMUSEUM UNVEILS MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR DOWNTOWN VISION April 1, 2018 – MARIJUANA EXHIBITION KEEPS THEMUSEUM ROLLING April 1, 2016 – THEMUSEUM DONATES $2.7M TO COMMUNITY-TECH

THEMUSEUM UNVEILS MULTI-MILLION-DOLLAR DOWNTOWN VISION

Posted on: April 1, 2019 by THEMUSEUM

Monday 1 April 2019 Digging begins today beneath King Street to launch “TUNNELVISION,” THEMUSEUM’s grand, multi-million-dollar re-imagining of downtown Kitchener. TUNNELVISION calls for dozens, and eventually hundreds of pedestrian tunnels beneath downtown streets. Phase 1 will connect theatres, museums, concert halls, and art galleries, with Phase 2 connecting to restaurants, hotels, and the Region of […]

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