From March 4 to 11, 2018

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Spring Break at the Museum

From March 2 to 10, 2019, children are invited to take part in a spring break program featuring workshops, stories and treasure hunts that promise to engage them and spur their imaginations and curiosity. Extend family fun at the McCord Museum by completing your visit of the toys exhibition Treasures in the Attic with a host of activities specially designed for families.

Free for children 12 and under.

The Adventure at the Museum

Each child is given a free* backpack loaded with materials to begin exploring. The Adventure at the Museum allows families to work as a team as they discover the Museum and its rich collections. Activity presented by Hydro-Québec. *Available in limited quantities

Recommended for children 3 to 12 years old.
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Stop Motion Workshop

Every day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
As part of the exhibition Treasures in the Attic, families are invited to take part in a stop -motion workshop. Adults and children can give free reign to their imaginations as they work with toy parts and a theatre stage and learn the art of animation image by image.

Recommended for children from 3 to 9 years old.
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Story Hour

At 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. (in French) and at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. (in English)
Explore the magical world of stories in the Treasures in the Attic exhibition, and discover the fantastic toys!
Parents and children will share moments of wonder listening to stories brought to life through sounds, songs and movement

Recommended for children from 2 to 9 years old.
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Memories to Share

Organized in partnership with Intergérations Québec, this activity allows families to meet Montrealers from here and abroad who share their childhood memories.

The activity is offered in French only.
Recommended for children from 3 and more.
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My First Fantasia at the McCord Museum

Every day at 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

The McCord Museum and the Fantasia International Film Festival are joining forces to present a series of short film programs for the whole family. Friendship, helping one another and adventure are at the heart of this selection of short animated films for children.
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The Adventure at the Museum

Treat yourselves to a family outing! Presented by Hydro-Québec.

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Activities for the family

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