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About Us

Membership Program

Categories and prices (tax not included)

You start to save at 3+ visits!

Ages 65+
Senior PLUS
Same as Senior, plus 1 guest
1 full-time student (if 18+, proof is required)
Student PLUS
1 full-time student age 18+ (proof is required), plus 1 guest
Ages 18 to 64
Adult PLUS
Same as Adult, plus 1 guest OR all of your children (immediate family, same household address)
2 adults and all of your children (immediate family, same household address)

Give the gift of History: Family Membership Gift Cards are available online!

Family PLUS
Same as Family, plus 2 guests
2 grandparents and all of your grandchildren
Grandparents PLUS
Same as Grandparents, plus 2 guests
Benefactor PLUS
Same as Family PLUS or Grandparents PLUS
and including a tax-deductible donation receipt starting at $90.
Starting at $250
(tax included)

A special 15% discount will apply on your Membership purchase if:

  • You live further than 100 km from either Museum.
  • You buy additional years of Membership upfront (discount applies to each additional year).

Note: The special 15% discount cannot be combined and does not apply to the Benefactor PLUS category. Memberships are not transferable or refundable. Membership prices and privileges may change without notice.

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All Memberships categories include one year of…

  • Unlimited admission to the Canadian Museum of History, the Canadian Children’s Museum and the Canadian War Museum
  • 25% discount on Museum parking (evening parking for IMAX® films is free)
  • 25% discount on IMAX Theatre tickets
  • 10% discount in the Museums’ restaurants
  • 10% discount in the Museums’ gift shops
  • 20% discount on holiday-season shopping at the Museums’ gift shops
  • Subscription to the Members-only email newsletter
  • Invitations to official openings, Members-only previews and events, and other events and activities at the Museums (sent by email only)
  • Discounts on selected ticketed events at the Museums
  • VIP access to the IMAX Theatre

Discounts in the Museums’ restaurants and gift shops do not include alcoholic beverages, merchandise on sale, gift cards or stamps.

IMPORTANT: Please ensure that we have your current email address. The Members-only newsletter, exclusive invitations and other news are sent by email only.

All PLUS Memberships include…

All of the above and the following additional privileges:

  • Admission for one or two guests according to your Membership category
  • Museum discounts for your guests.

Benefactor PLUS

Your donation will help the Museums to preserve and share Canada’s cultural and military history with current and future generations. To thank you for your support, we will invite you to special donor benefits, where you will have the opportunity to forge an even closer connection to the Museums. For inquiries and further information about the importance of donations to the Museums please follow this link.

This Membership option includes all of the above privileges, as well as the following:

  • A tax-deductible receipt for your donation (starting at $90)
  • Donor recognition
  • The donors’ newsletter
  • Invitations to donors’ events

Join now… It’s easy!

In person at the Museum’s Box Office (hours of operation)

By phone at 819-776-7100 (1-800-555-5621)

By fax at 819-776-7017 (Membership form)

By mail at the following address (Membership form):

Membership Program
Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, Quebec  K1A 0M8

Confidentiality: We do not sell or share our mailing lists. Your personal information is accessed only by internal Museum services so that we can better assist you. For more details, read our Privacy Statement.

Contact us

We value your comments and questions! Please do not hesitate to write us at membership@historymuseum.ca.

You can also call us, during our hours of operation, at 819-776-7100 (1-800-555-5621, choose “2” for English, then “1,” followed by “3” for the Members’ VIP line).

Museum Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Canadian War Museum
1 Vimy Place
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0M8
Tel: 1-800-555-5621

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