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Extraction 2018 Conference Banquet
Tuesday, August 28

Join us on Tuesday at the Canadian Museum of History for the conference banquet. The venue, Canada’s national museum of human history, is located directly across the Ottawa River from Parliament Hill in Ottawa. A three course meal with wine and transportation is included with purchased tickets. The evening will feature some light entertainment and a chance to visit the museum.

Banquet tickets will be available through the Extraction 2018 registration form. Registration is not yet available, so check back regularly for pricing and details.

About the Museum

The Canadian Museum of History welcomes more than 1.2 million visitors each year to its celebrated complex in the heart of the National Capital Region, making it the country’s most-visited museum. With roots stretching back to 1856, it is one of Canada’s oldest public institutions and a respected center of museological excellence, sharing its expertise in history, archaeology, ethnology, and cultural studies both within Canada and abroad.

In addition to its ongoing exhibitions, including the spectacular Grand Hall and First Peoples Hall, each year the museum presents a number of outstanding exhibitions focusing on Canadian and world history and civilizations. The National Collection consists of more than four million artifacts, specimens, works of art, written documents, and sound and visual recordings.