The Canadian Canoe Museum inspires connection, curiosity and new understanding.
Can you spot this snowy creature hiding in the forest? Make a snowy owl to take home! The self-directed craft is free with your membership or admission. While you’re here, be sure to visit our family-friendly museum areas to put on a puppet play, paddle a canoe, build a link-n-log camp, set the camp table and more. Our Family Drop-in Activities happen every last Saturday of the month. These drop-ins are always free with museum admission or Family Membership.…Find out more »
Age 9+ Explore the worlds of paracord and knot tying. Leave with finished take-homes.Find out more »
/**/ Enjoy an evening at the museum making a rustic sign! You don't need to be artistic to make a gorgeous sign - you'll start this class by choosing a design, tracing it onto your wood, and taking your time painting it to match your home decor. This class is great for any skill level and would be fun to do with a friend!Find out more »
Fun for the whole family! Check back soon for more details!Find out more »
/**/ Create a one of a kind wet-felted scarf in this one-day workshop! Learn from the talented Christianna Ferguson.* This workshop is an introduction to the wet felting technique. We begin with merino wool roving and create our own unique textile by adding water, soap and friction. Participants will learn how to layer, attach cords, and how to mix fibres to create different colour effects. We also explore the use of pre-felts to achieve distinct patterns in our felted pieces. Spend…Find out more »
MUSEUM on the move
In the future, visitors will explore the canoe’s leading role in Canada’s past, present and future alongside the world’s highest hydraulic lift lock on one of the country’s most celebrated waterways.