Canada Day at the Canada Science and Technology Museum

Canada Science and Technology Museum
Jul 1, 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Canada Day 2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Celebrate Canada Day with a variety of fun activities for the whole family! Stroll through our new galleries, and discover how science and technology touches the lives of Canadians. Don’t miss the chance to take part in exciting, hands-on activities—and see the premiere of our new demonstration, Cryo-Genius.

Free admission to visit the museum (parking fees and ticket fees to THE ART OF THE BRICK exhibition still apply).

More information about on-site parking

Nintendo LABO at the Canada Science and Technology Museum

9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Upgrade your video gaming experience with cardboard! Play with Nintendo Labo nifty cardboard creations and discover the innovative ways the Nintendo Switch console transforms into DIY interactives. Activate a remote car, play a piano, pilot a robot, and more—all made from this familiar material.


11 a.m., 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.
Come and explore the chilling effects of a supercooled gas! Packed with extremely cool experiments, this presentation observes the impact a liquid colder than ice has on technology.


10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Discover the story of fire through some of the major fire-powered technologies. Accompanied by red-hot experiments, this presentation delves into how fire has powered innovation throughout the ages.

Maple Leaf Challenges

9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Experiment with the force of wind by making creations that fly into the air! Test how different materials, sizes and shapes, like a maple leaf, fly when put in a wind tunnel. Test your fine dexterity skills, and challenge your family and friends to the “electrifying” maple leaf game.