Exhibits and collections

Temporary exhibits

› One with Nature
› Bioinspiration and Biomimetics
› Fossils


The Redpath Museum accepts proposals for temporary exhibits from external applicants.

Take a closer look

Stories behind the Redpath Museum's exhibits

Facing life after death
Facial reconstructions of ancient Egyptian mummies provide a glimpse of our past

The Ordovician diorama
Imagine how Montreal may have looked almost half a billion years ago

The origami Pteranodon
Mathematics meets art in a giant paper sculpture

The passenger pigeon
How did a bird species that once numbered in the billions disappear from the face of the Earth?

The Collector
In his own words: the man who gave over 7,000 sea shells to the Redpath Museum