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Hours of Operation


All Attractions open
Thursday – Sunday
11 am – 5 pm


See Planetarium show
schedule, here.


We look forward to seeing you!

at the Manitoba Museum.

This policy will be in place
until further notice.

Click for Holiday Hours
Hours of operation vary for different holidays.


Victoria Day (May 23)
All attractions open
11 am – 5 pm


CELL! CELL! CELL! – Planetarium

45 minutes – $5.25/student

Curriculum Target Grade: 8

Suitable for Grades: 7-9

Explore the scientific story of the trillions of cells that form our bodies. With the help of humourous characters, students learn how the human body grows from a single cell. This program has strong curriculum connections to the Grade 8 “Cells and Systems” cluster of the Manitoba Science Curriculum. A brief astronomy-based introduction to the current night sky is included.



Grade 8

Cluster 1: Cells and Systems

  • 8-1-01 Use appropriate vocabulary related to their investigations of cells and systems
  • 8-1-02 Identify characteristics of living things, and describe how different living things exhibit these characteristics.
  • 8-1-03 Describe cell theory
  • 8-1-05 Identify and compare major structures in plants and animal cells, and explain their function.
  • 8-1-07 Describe the movement of nutrients and wastes across cell membranes and explain its importance.
  • 8-1-10 Describe structural and functional relationships among cells, tissues, organs, and systems.
  • 8-1-19 Describe functional similarities and differences of comparable structures and systems in different groups of living things.