Waterford Heritage & Agricultural Museum (WHAM)

WHAM – Small Museum, Big Ideas


August 25 – 26
Who’s afraid of the dark? Not us! Spend the entire night at WHAM during our hugely popular Night at the Museum – it’s the perfect way to end your summer holiday! Participants spend the evening under the stars with campfire adventures and glow-in-the-dark games, stories, and S’mores. Outdoor activities are followed by popcorn and a movie on WHAM’s indoor big screen. A light breakfast is served Saturday morning prior to pickup.

Night at the Museum starts at 6:30 p.m. on Friday, August 25 with pickup at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 26. Cost is $35 per child. Ages 5 -11.

Online Registration open July 5.

For registration, visit ENCORE.

For Registered Particpants:

Please be sure to bring the following labelled items with you:

  • a sleeping bag
  • a pillow
  • pyjamas / slippers
  • toothbrush / toothpaste
  • sweater / outdoor clothing for the evening
  • something to sit on outside (i.e. blanket or folding chair)
  • bug spray
  • flashlight

If desired, you may also bring:

  • an air or foam mattress
  • a marshmallow roaster
  • a favourite sleeping buddy (i.e. a teddy bear)


No electronic games are allowed and cell phones, if required, must remain in backpacks. The museum provides all snacks and supplies related to the planned activities along with a boxed cereal and juice breakfast.

Pick-up between 8:30am and 9:00am

A detailed email will be send to registered participants closer to the event.