BEES! Logo with bees crawling on black background
BEES!

On exhibit now
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum

Visit BEES! and explore the Big Idea that Bee health and diversity reflect the impact of human actions on the environment. Pollinators, including bees, are responsible for one in every three bites of food humans consume. Despite their indispensable role in the Earth's ecosystem, bee populations have been declining for decades. This immersive and engaging exhibit challenges people's existing knowledge about bees, and shares information that inspires awe and respect for this sophisticated insect.

Giving Voice: Vocal Ensembles in Waterloo Region

On exhibit now
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum

Inspired by the 100th anniversary of the Grand Philharmonic Choir, Giving Voice celebrates the heritage of local vocal ensembles, their diversity, the communities they inspire, and the power of music across generations.

War Memorial

Permanent exhibit
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum

The Waterloo Region Museum joins all Canadians in recognizing the sacrifices and achievements of the men and women who have served in the cause of peace and freedom around the world.

Maple Leaf/ Schneiders Gallery

Permanent exhibit
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum

Our main gallery exhibit is called Maple Leaf/ Schneiders and traces the 12,000 year human history of Waterloo Region, from Indigenous peoples, to community settlement at the start of the 1800s, to the manufacturing heydays of the 1900s, to the high tech sector boom of recent years. 

Waterloo Region Hall of Fame

Permanent exhibit
Ken Seiling Waterloo Region Museum

The Waterloo Region Hall of Fame honours individuals and organizations - now numbering more than 400 - for their significant contributions to the community.