Cultural Activities

Educational Activities

Outdoors Activities


Family Activities at the McCord Museum!

Museum admission and activities are free of charge for 12 years old and under. No reservations, unless specified otherwise. Activities in English and French.


The Adventure at the Museum
Presented by Hydro-Québec and

Treat yourself to a fantastic journey right in the heart of the Museum! Stop by the Museum ticket office, and you'll be given a free backpack containing everything you'll need for your Adventure at the Museum. You'll find treasure hunt materials and other documents to set you on the path to an entertaining and passionate introduction to history.

This activity is available at all times.


Sunday Workshops

A hands-on workshop featuring themes and discoveries related to our exhibitions and collections.

Workshops presented in English and French. Free for children 3 to 12.

History puts on it's Sunday Best travel ! Drawing on inspiration from the theme of Toys - Mission Cosmosuse recycled materials to create an intergalactic space ship.

Story Hour

Saturday and Sunday at 2 p.m.

Immersed in the world of the Toys - MIssion Cosmos exhibition, families are invited to listen to exciting tales of space exploration.



Parents and Tots

Last Wednesday of each month, from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Share your passion for history with your baby and learn to crochet!
Craft colourful woollen squares just like Grandma used to make! Wool and crochet hooks provided by the Museum.

Touch and play boxes are available for your use in the exhibitions.

Free admission for one parent and baby under 18 months.
No reservation required. Access at any time during the activity.

Upcoming workshops:

March 26
April 30
May 28

Strollers : access through group entrance at 2175 Victoria Street. Breastfeeding and changing area is available for parents (V Level).