Spotlight on Mandela: Family Tour

Saturdays, May 18 to August 24, 2019

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Girl writing with a pencil on paper Partially obscured.

Photo: CMHR, Ruth Bonneville

Event details

Drop in for a family‐friendly guided tour of Mandela: Struggle for Freedom and of related Canadian stories found in other Museum galleries. 

CMHR, Bonnie & John Buhler Hall, Level 1

During this 60‐minute tour, families will take a closer look at Nelson Mandela’s life and work defending human rights and his connection to Canada, where he is recognized as an honorary citizen. 

Program content is targeted to adults visiting with kids aged 6 and up. Younger children are welcome to join the group. 

Cost (added to general admission):

Adult (18–64)$5
Youth (7–17)$3
Student (with student ID)$4
Senior (65+)$4
Family (max 2 adults + 4 youths)$14
Children (6 and under)Free


To purchase tour tickets, please buy tickets online, visit the Ticketing and Information desk at the Museum, contact us at or call us at 204–289‑2000. Pre‐purchased tickets are non‐refundable. For group bookings, please consult Group Reservations.

This program is subject to change or cancellation without notice.

When people are determined, they can overcome anything.

Nelson Mandela