The Earth Sciences Museum is temporarily closed until further notice. We apologize to all of our visitors and groups for this inconvenience. Thank you for your understanding.

Contact us

Primary Contact

Assistant Museum Curator

Please send inquiries to earthmuseum@uwaterloo.ca 
519-888-4567 ext. 32469

Mailing Address

Earth Sciences Museum
EIT 2036
University of Waterloo
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, Ontario
N2L 3G1
519-888-4567 ext. 32469

Museum hours

Conestoga Rovers Learning Centre (the “Dino pit”) open Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm.

The museum’s main atrium, mining tunnel, Great Lakes fountain and stunning mineral exhibits open all day Monday to Friday, and 9:00 am to 4:00 pm on weekends.

Peter Russell Rock Garden (located outdoors) open to the public year round. Self-guided tours are available.

Admission is free! For more information, see Visit Us.

Scavenger hunts for kids ages 6 to 12+