Ice Age Mammals
Come explore our prehistoric world of mammoths, mastodons, and other giant mammals through amazing fossils, skeletons, and hands-on activities. Discover the skulls and bones of ice age animals, including a life-size cast of a mastodon skeleton. Touch a real mammoth tusk. Listen to scientists’ stories of Arctic adventures and discoveries. It’s a cool experience!
This hands-on exhibit features
- dozens of Canadian mammal specimens and casts
- digital interactives
- thought-provoking questions about climate change, extinction, and human impact on the world.
This exhibit was produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature in partnership with the Montreal Science Centre, the Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre and the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Palaeontology.
This project has been made possible in part through a contribution from the Museums Assistance Program, Department of Canadian Heritage.