Summer Camps 2019

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Treat your kids to a fun, learning adventure this summer – and choose from a range of amazing camp experiences at the Canada Agriculture and...
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March Break - Brain Boost!

Canada Science and Technology Museum
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Special Event
Keep your brain cells active this March Break! The Canada Science and Technology Museum has a plethora of fun-filled activities, experiments...
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Birthday Parties

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Plan a birthday party your child will always remember! Select a party package at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, the Canada Aviation...
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Become a Member

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Membership is the ideal way for you and your family to enjoy all of the fascinating exhibitions and activities at all three Museums as often...
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Programs & Resources

Collection Highlights

Bramah & Robinson Lighthouse

Lighthouses are beacons that guide mariners through darkness, storms, and hazardous waters. This lighthouse once marked the first landfall for mariners travelling across the Atlantic Ocean. It was part of an extensive network of aids to navigation aids that helped make marine transportation and trade safe and efficient. After standing for 50 years at Cape Race, Canadian officials decided to replace it with a new and taller tower made of concrete. Since lighthouses were expensive to build and Canada had very a long coastline to cover, these officials chose to recycle the iron lighthouse. In 1907, they disassembled and moved the structure to Money Point on Cape North, Nova Scotia, to mark the entrance to the Gulf of St Lawrence. It stood there until 1980, when the government retired it from service and offered it to the Museum.

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Initiatives

Innovation Storybook
Innovation Storybook