Exhibition Opening: Caribou and Other Cervidae

  • Fort la Reine Museum 2652 E Saskatchewan Ave Portage la Prairie, MB Canada

This summer, discover the Panache of Cervidae at the Fort la Reine Museum

Panache: Caribous and other Cervidae

May 5th, 2017 - September 5th, 2017

Visitor's to the Fort la Reine Museum will be able to explore the wondrous world of the iconic Woodland Caribou and other Cervidae all summer thanks to the new travelling exhibition, Panache: Caribous and other Cervidae. Cervidae, better known as moose, caribou (reindeer), wapiti, and deer, have been part of our history and ecology since time immemorial: and have inspired countless artists and are part of our living cultural heritage, especially for First Nation peoples. Through a state of the art interactive exhibit - discover their biology, their role in the ecosystem, and the dangers they face. 

Don't miss Panache: Caribous and other Cervidae, your chance to discover the iconic royalty of our Canadian boreal forests. 

PLAN A VISIT

This travelling exhibition is a Musée du Fjord production in collaboration with the Quebec Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks, Zoo sauvage de Saint-Félicien, Musée amérindien de Mashteuiatsh, as well as Gisèle, Monique and Raynald Benoît, the Quebec Ministry of Culture and Communications, and the city of Saguenay with financial assistance from Canadian Heritage.

Admission to Panache is included in regular museum admission.