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Osborne Collection Events & Exhibits

Upcoming Osborne Collection programs

Ancient Worlds and their Stories: Wielders of Wonders
Sat, Mar 11

Come to the Osborne Collection to see books and artwork depicting ancient civilization...

Albert Lahmer Memorial Lecture: The Remarkable Nature of Edward Lear
Thu, May 11 | 8:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Robert McCracken Peck, author of The Natural History of Edward Lear (Fall, 2016), spea...

Paws, Claws, Wings and Stings: Children's Books about Animals
Sat, Jun 10

This exhibit at the Osborne Collection features books and art about mammals, birds, fi...

Class Visits and Tour Groups

Teachers and instructors are welcome to contact the Osborne Collection to arrange group visits, subject to space and scheduling. Classes starting at grade 4+ may enjoy exhibits and talks, while high school, college and university-level students may be given subject presentations on Osborne material.

Virtual Exhibits

Online exhibits highlighting items from the Osborne Collection:

Worlds Away!: Wild Inventions at Osborne

When Cinderella Went to the Ball: Five Hundred Years of Fairy Tales

Picture Perfect! - An Exhibit of Canadian Picture Book Art

This Magical Book: Movable Books for Children, 1771-2001