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A field trip to the Lambton Heritage Museum  is a one-of-a-kind learning opportunity for your class that brings curriculum to life and creates lasting memories. We offer exceptional educational value and fun for your students.

Explore our school program offerings at very reasonable prices. Most programs require 1.5 to 2 hours (program times can be adjusted to suit your needs).

Spring/Fall School Tours

Available in May, June, September and October. Cost is $3.75 per student and there is no charge for supervising adults.

  • Let’s Visit – A Long Time Ago (Primary)
    This program introduces students to the museum and the artifacts that are housed here. Students learn about ‘Then and Now’ and about what early settler life was like ‘A Long Time Ago’.
  • Pioneer Discovery Tour (Junior-Senior)
    This program allows students to interact with selected museum artifacts as they explore key aspects of early life in Lambton. The tour includes visits to the:

    • Beef-ring Slaughterhouse
    • Ravenswood Blacksmith Shop
    • 1857 Tudhop Pioneer Home
    • Transportation Barn
    • Agricultural Barn
  • Short Stay Museum Visit (All Grade Levels)
    If you have less than 90 minutes to spend at the museum, we suggest your class enjoy a self-guided tour of the site with their adult group leaders. The visit begins with an introductory video presentation and each student will receive a stamp page to complete on their visit.


Christmas Program

Late November to mid-December from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm daily.
Cost is $3.75/student and there is no charge for supervising adults.

A Child’s First Christmas in Canada (Primary-Junior)
Hundreds of school children visit our museum each year to participate in our holiday themed program.

Learn about an early pioneer Christmas including holiday traditions brought to Canada from around the world the Mexican Posada, the Chinese New Year or Dutch Star Singing.

Experience a variety of cultures through games, presentations, crafts and displays.



Can’t visit our museum? You can bring hands-on artifacts and activities into your classroom. Each museum-in-a-box contains artifacts, information labels and activities for your students.

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