Spring Break at the Museum

Saturday, March 24 to Sunday, April 1, 2018

Bring your family and join us in special activities taking place throughout spring break! Special programming starts Saturday, March 24 and ends Sunday, April 1, 2018.  All activities and special events are included in the cost of admission.


In-Gallery Activities

Haudenosaunee Hand-Eye Coordination Game

Daily (all ages)

Saturday, March 24 to Sunday, April 1, 2018
The Haudenosaunee are a First Nations people who live throughout Eastern Canada. Explore an example of a traditional toy used to teach hand-eye coordination for hunting. This type of toy can still be found across different societies and cultures in Canada today. Join us to create your own, personalized hand-eye coordination game!

11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Indigenous Perspectives gallery on Level 2


Rights Take Flight

Monday, March 26, 2018 to Friday, March 30, 2018 (all ages)
What do you think is the most inspiring thing about Canada? Learn how to make your very own bird out of two paper maple leafs. Share what inspires you about Canada, and then watch it take flight.
12 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Actions Count gallery on Level 4


Shouting Wall

Daily (ages 8+)

Saturday, March 24 to Sunday, April 1, 2018
Explore some of the most inspiring human rights moments we have shared in Canada. Decorate a wooden block with your own wishes for the human rights moments you would like to see in the future. Add your block to the Shouting Wall, a wall of thoughts and ideas that reflects the importance of the right to freedom of expression. Look at the blocks made by others and see how powerful our voices are when we all come together.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Inspiring Change gallery on Level 7


Please note that scheduled programs are subject to change or cancellation.