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THEMUSEUM to Welcome Guests Back This Friday!

Posted on: July 14, 2021 by THEMUSEUM

THEMUSEUM team is excited to open its doors once again for the public this Friday, July 16th at 10:00 am.

Kitchener, ON July 14, 2021— THEMUSEUM team is excited to open its doors once again for the public this Friday, July 16th at 10:00 am. Closed since November staff have installed three new exhibitions and summer camp is filling up. It promised to be a return to summers of the past for pandemic stressed families!

David Marskell, CEO of THEMUSEUM, said… “It’s like preparing for a family dinner, we’re cleaning, getting everything organized and making sure everyone will have a safe and enjoyable experience as they return.” “Mindful of experiences that don’t require touching, the team has created immersive yet fun exhibitions for members and guests.”

Current exhibitions include Dinosaurs | The Age of Big Weird Feathered Things which explores the modern dinosaur and what we know now. Get up close to snap that perfect selfie with lifelike robotic dinosaurs, or should we say feather-saurs? These are not your father’s dinosaurs but bring him along and learn something new about everyone’s favourite extinct reptiles!

SONICA | The Sound Experience brings together eight inspiring artists and artist groups from around the world to interpret and explore sound. Visitors will have the opportunity to immerse themselves in each unique installation while being able to share their personal experiences with sound and even silence. SONICA is a hands-free interactive exhibition.

SENSORY PATH a new hands-off interactive experience awaits! Hop, jump, and play your way through our space with our new Sensory Path! This interactive keeps kids moving and engaged while ensuring physical distancing and a hands-off interactive experience.

THEMUSEUM has announced new days and hours of operation:

Tuesday – Saturday from 10 am – 4 pm

People must purchase timed tickets in advance at THEMUSEUM.ca which will allow a window of two hours to enter. Capacity will be limited and people are encouraged to book soon so as not to be disappointed. Wednesdays are our best value days when anyone can visit for only $7.99

For the safety of guests and staff, safety protocol will be in place. Please see guidelines at https://themuseum.ca/themuseum-covid-19-update/.

ABOUT THEMUSEUM

We are THEMUSEUM – ONEWORDUPPERCASE. We are a new kind of experiential museum – one of maverick ideas and unexpected intersections. No dusty objects and no velvet ropes. We are a premier cultural destination dedicated to presenting fresh, inspired content from around the globe in unique and immersive ways designed to showcase art & technology at play.

THEMUSEUM acknowledges that we are on the traditional territory of the Neutral, Anishinaabe, and Haudenosaunee peoples. THEMUSEUM is situated on the Haldimand Tract, the land promised to the Six Nations that includes six miles on each side of the Grand River.

 

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