Family Day

Family fun every Sunday!

June 10 to August 26, 2018

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 Three young people leaning on a glowing alabaster ramp and looking up.

Event details

Spend an afternoon exploring the Museum with your family! Children 6 and under get free admission to all Museum galleries. 


Free with Admission


CMHR, Bonnie & John Buhler Hall, Level 1

Little Walk, Small Talk tour

Bring your family and explore the Museum on this special interactive family tour. 

Discover the human rights connections between an 800‐year old footprint, a three‐storey piece of art made of clay, and a pink t‑shirt. 

Offered every Family Day Sunday.

Tour times

  • 11 a.m. in English 
  • 11:30 a.m. in French
  • 1:30 p.m. in English

Location: The starting point for the tour is in Bonnie and John Buhler Hall, on Level 1.

Traditional Beading

Participate in a workshop on traditional beading. Explore the history and meaning behind beading for diverse Indigenous cultures. Learn how to create your own piece of beadwork!

Every Sunday in June and August and on August 26, 2018

Time: 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 

Location: Indigenous Perspectives gallery on Level 2. 

Discovery Activity

Our family‐friendly Discovery Activity takes you through the Museum’s galleries on a journey of discovery and fun! 

Offered all day, every Family Day Sunday. Ask for your booklet at the main coat check on Level 1.