Museum of History - February Events

February 6, 2024

In February, step in from the cold and celebrate Winterlude at the Museum!

Winter in Canada - Family Activity Sheet

February 2-13

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Celebrate this Winterlude with an exploration of winter in Canada. Pick up the “Tours of Winters Past” activity sheet at the Information Desk, or download a copy from our website, and let it guide you to some very cool objects on display in Gallery 1 and 2 of the Canadian History Hall. Learn about each object through a suggested activity, a mind-expanding question or a quick contemplation of winters past.


Experience Blue Whales: Return of the Giants, life-size, on the CINÉ+ giant screen! Embark on a journey of a lifetime to explore the world of the magnificent blue whale, a species rebounding from the brink of extinction.

Magnetic Fun

February 29

9:30 AM - 3:30 PM and until 6:30 PM on Thursdays

Canadian Children's Museum

Thousands of colourful magnets transform our Studio into a dream factory! Castles, flying cars, monsters, and magic kingdoms — the ideas are almost limitless. Perfect for family fun!


Don’t miss your chance to experience an immersive architecture, sound and light piece. Presented on the Waterfall Court (outside) until February 19, Iceberg is a thought-provoking but playful piece about climate change.

Iceberg, by ATOMIC3 and APPAREIL Architecture, a co-production of ATOMIC3 and Quartier des Spectacles Partnership distributed by QDSinternational.

Black History Month

Black Life- Untold Stories

February 8

6:00 - 8:00 PM

Registration required

Celebrate Black History Month with a special screening of an episode from the groundbreaking CBC documentary series, Black Life: Untold Stories, followed by a panel discussion featuring experts from the show. Presented by TD in partnership with Black Life Impact Foundation.