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Family Day

Join us in celebrating Family Day at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum! An exciting day of activities and demonstrations await you and your family.

Activities

Sky High Magic Series: The Merry Universe of Thomas Cadabra

The Merry Universe of Thomas Cadabra

Mauril Bélanger Theatre - 11 a.m.
In his new show, Thomas features some of the best and most entertaining magic tricks in the world! Children will love entering Thomas’s merry imaginary world – as they become magicians-in-training and help him onstage. This fun performance is sure to enchant children of all ages.

Printmaking workshop: Off in Space

12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Using ink, paper and a roller, make a print image of the Russian Soyuz rocket, the NASA shuttle, the International Space Station, or a Canadian astronaut. These are just a few of the subjects of this “Out of This World” collection of engravings from which you can make prints. Suitable for all ages.

Zoom to the Moon


Mauril Bélanger Theatre - 1:30 p.m.

Listen to a cool story, put on your space suit, climb aboard your “space box” and blast off to see the stars before docking at the “space station!” Suitable for children aged three to six.

Demonstrations

Shaping the future in space


4 p.m.
Discover new experiments that could improve human living conditions in space.

Breathing on Mars


11:30 a.m.
Could humans breathe Mars? Learn what the atmosphere on Mars is made of.

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