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Give The Gift Of Wonder With Museum Of Natural History

Give the gift of wonder and self-discovery this holiday season. With its thought-provoking exhibitions, The Museum of Natural History celebrates the connection and balance between the natural and human worlds. Whether your family loves to learn about frogs and bees, or the ocean and trees, there is something for everyone
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Gus’s 100th Birthday Party!

Join the Museum of Natural History as they celebrate everyone’s favourite Gopher Tortoise, Gus! Gus is turning 100 years old this weekend – and he doesn’t look a day over 99. This celebration will last all weekend from August 12 to 14, 2022, and with special activities planned for kids,
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Age of the Mastodon
Age of the Mastodon at the Museum of Natural History

The Museum of Natural History is now presenting its newest exhibit, Age of the Mastodon. Mastodons were one of the largest mammals of the ice age and for many years, they called Nova Scotia their home! Discover all about these amazing animals and what lead to their extinction when you
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Gus The Tortoise
Walk with Gus the Tortoise at the Museum of Natural History

He’s old, but he’s a fast mover! Take a walk with Gus The Tortoise, a gopher tortoise, who at 98 years old, is older than your grandparents… and probably even older than your great grandparents! Gus has been a resident of the Museum of Natural History for over 70 years
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