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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.
Space and Science at the Manitoba Museum
Date and time
The Manitoba Museum
190 Rupert Ave
Directions: Lower Level Planetarium entrance off of Rupert Street. Visitors with accessibility needs, please use the ramp to the Museum level, where a guard will escort you to the Lower Level.
Offered in English.
Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.
Come and get your inner space and science geek on at Nuit Blanche: Manitoba Museum! The Planetarium and Science Gallery will be open from 7pm to 10pm with FREE admission.
The Planetarium will showcase 20-minute guided sky tours. Discover the current constellations, planets, and celestial sights LIVE under the Planetarium dome. Shows are at 7pm, 7:30pm, 8pm, 8:30pm, 9pm and 9:30pm. Seating is limited and is first-come, first-served.
Before and after each show, the Science Gallery will be open with its many hands-on exhibits for you to experience. A bar will also be open to sell select beers, wines and non-alcoholic beverages, as well as chips and chocolate bars.
Please note: the Museum Galleries will NOT be open for Nuit Blanche.
The Manitoba Museum
The Manitoba Museum is the province’s largest, not-for-profit centre for heritage and science learning. We are renowned for our vivid portrayal of Manitoba’s rich and diverse history, Planetarium shows, and Science Gallery exhibits.
The Planetarium features interactive multimedia shows that recreate the current night sky, explore various hot topics in astronomy, and highlight the latest space discoveries. From imaginative children’s shows to more sophisticated fare, the Planetarium shares the wonders of the universe with visitors of all ages.
Get interactive with dozens of hands-on exhibits in the Science Gallery. Push the limits of your imagination, put your senses to the test and explore science, technology and the world around you in an exciting, high-energy environment.
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