Cursive Handwriting Workshop

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Celebrate BC Heritage Week with a journey back in time! Our Education team is offering a cursive writing workshop, where you can discover (or rediscover) the art of penmanship that connected generations.   Don't miss this unique opportunity to embrace a piece of our heritage️!

What Does Chad Have?

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Celebrate BC Heritage Week with a journey back in time! Join Assistant Curator Chad and dive into the sounds of history, exploring artifacts from our collection, including vintage phonographs, classic radios, and more. Discover the stories behind these pieces of technology and the impact they had on communication and entertainment. Tune in, turn up the […]

BC Family STEAM Day

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

All day long, folks of all ages are invited to partake in free, fun, and educational STEAM activities as part of our third annual BC Family STEAM Day! Join us on Family Day for free activities, like the Nature Exchange Scavenger Hunt, engineering with KEVA, constructing simple machines using hydraulics, origami, special science showcases, and […]

Last Day – Broken Promises

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Today is the last day to explore the Broken Promises exhibit. Grounded in research from Landscapes of Injustice – a 7 year multi-disciplinary, multi-institutional, community engaged project, this exhibit explores the dispossession of Japanese Canadians in the 1940s. It illuminates the loss of home and the struggle for justice of one racially marginalized community. The […]

Valentine’s Day Origami

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Join us in the gallery on February 12th for a special, free drop-in origami activity. It's more than just paper and folds; it's about science too! Did you know origami techniques are used in space missions? Regular admission applies.

International Day of Women and Girls in Science

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Celebrate International Day of Women and Girls in Science with us! Join us at The Exploration Place for a special scavenger hunt to discover and celebrate remarkable women who have made significant contributions to science. Dive into the stories of these trailblazers and get inspired by their groundbreaking work and achievements.  Regular admission applies.

Canceled Save the Date: Robbie Burns

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Save the Date: January 15, 2024 We're throwing a Robbie Burns bash you won't want to miss. Get ready to celebrate Scotland's beloved poet with us! Mark your calendars and stay tuned for more details.

Event Series Homeschooler Monday

Homeschooler Monday

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Primary (Ages 5-8): Squishy Circuits Intermediate (Ages 9-12): Coding with Micro:bits   Join our education staff for an hour of self-directed learning in our galleries followed by an hour-long school program. You are then welcome to enjoy a catered lunch in our Gaia Gallery, or to explore the museum galleries with your child(ren). We ask […]

We’re open on New Year’s Day

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Happy New Year! We are open from 9am to 5pm today. See you soon!

Event Series Electric Pickle

Electric Pickle

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

When an electric current passes through a pickle, the current will excite sodium ions. The result? A glowing pickle!

Drop-In Cookie Decorating

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Join us for Drop-In Cookie Decorating, happening daily from December 18-29* Learn from the pros from Origins Kitchen and come decorate your own cookies! Time: 1:30 pm Limited availability: Only 15 tickets per day, first-come, first-served Price: $5.00 +GST (in addition to the price of admission) *closed December 25th

Squishy Circuits

The Exploration Place 333 Becott Place, Prince George, British Columbia, Canada

Explore conductors and insulators as you tinker with electricity through the creation of circuits.