@ The Museum Thursday Night

Write Like an Egyptian: A Hieroglyphics for Beginners Workshop

Ever wish you could decipher the strange language of Pharaohs? This unique workshop will provide a window into the world of ancient writing. Discover the history of the language and master how to write your own name in hieroglyphs! Presented by Laura Ranieri of Ancient Egypt Alive.

5810 Ferry Street Niagara Falls

June 22, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Family Activity: Solar Beads

Create a bracelet while learning about the sun's UV rays.

5810 Ferry Street Niagara Falls

June 29, 2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Community Art Project

Join local artist, Emily Andrews and take a step back in time to explore the history and technique of silhouette portraiture. Create your own silhouette portrait and have your unique profile become a part of the upcoming art installation, "Portraits of Niagara" unveiled at Niagara Night of Art on September 22, 2017.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

Dates

  • July 6, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • July 13, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Museum Insiders

Our Museum Insiders engage our visitors through the telling of short stories that are personal and unique. These volunteers are enthusiastic and have a passion for story telling based on artefacts within our collection, and their personal experiences as a Niagara Falls and area resident. Tours at 7pm., 7:30pm. and 8p.m. Stay to enjoy coffee/ tea and to share stories with other visitors and our Insiders.

5810 Ferry Street

July 13, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Craft Night

All ages are welcome to come and learn about the process of mummification and create a craft to take home.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

July 20, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Courtyard Music Series

MyStage Presents: the 2017 Summer Courtyard Music Series at the Niagara Falls History Museum. Join us for four intimate concerts featuring local Niagara acts.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

July 27, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Community Arts Project

Join local artist, Emily Andrews and take a step back in time to explore the history and technique of silhouette portraiture. Create your own silhouette portrait and have your unique profile become a part of the upcoming art installation, "Portraits of Niagara" unveiled at Niagara Night of Art on September 22, 2017.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

Dates

  • August 3, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • August 10, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
  • August 31, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Motel: Documentary Film Screening

Motel, which just had its world premiere at the 2017 Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival in Toronto, is about an old honeymoon motel in the falls that was turned into affordable housing. The film is an intimate portrait of the managers and some of its residents as they try to build a positive and welcoming community. Director Jesse McCracken will be in attendance for a post-screening discussion.

5810 Ferry Street

August 10, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Courtyard Music Series

MyStage Presents: the 2016 Summer Courtyard Music Series at the Niagara Falls History Museum. Join us for four intimate concerts featuring local Niagara acts.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

August 17, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Egypt Series

They have captivated travelers for millennia – since the time of Herodotus. But why and when were these great structures made - what were the hidden meanings behind their magnificence? This dynamic presentation will dispel the mysteries and myths - and reveal some surprising truths behind these magnificent edifices. Harken to the hidden secrets behind Khufu’s Great Pyramid, the Cleopatra-era Temple of Hathor at Denderah and Tutankhamen’s tomb in the Valley of the Kings. Presented by Laura Ranieri of Ancient Egypt Alive.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

August 24, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Community Art Project

Join local artist, Emily Andrews and take a step back in time to explore the history and technique of silhouette portraiture. Create your own silhouette portrait and have your unique profile become a part of the upcoming art installation, "Portraits of Niagara" unveiled at Niagara Night of Art on September 22, 2017.

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

September 7, 2017 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Philosophers Café

Come and get involved in an open discussion as proud Canadians and consider: What do these 150 objects tell us about Canada’s Past? Why are they a cause for celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday? How do they help us to define our future? 

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

September 14, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Niagara Night of Art

Come join us as we celebrate local musicians, artists, and the vibrant culture of Niagara! The Niagara Falls Night of Art is a free, family-friendly event that will include art installations, art exhibitions, live music, and hands-on interactive crafts and activities for all ages. Food from onsite vendors will be available for purchase so be sure to come hungry! Admission to the event is free; come on out and enjoy the fun!

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

September 21, 2017 6:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Good Night and Good Luck (George Clooney 2005) 1 hr. 33 mins

Media Rebel Film Series: Good Night and Good Luck 

Rated G Broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow created riveting television in the 1950s exposing Senator Joseph McCarthy’s “commie” witch-hunt. With George Clooney, David Stratharn, Patricia Clarkson. Nominations/awards: Oscar, Bafta. 

5810 Ferry Street, Niagara Falls

September 28, 2017 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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