Schools and Groups

Educational Programs

Visit the museum or have the museum visit your classroom with one of our fun and interactive educational programs! We offerStudents building animal craft an exciting line up of innovative programs designed to compliment and enliven the Ontario elementary and secondary school curriculum. We can host groups big and small of all grade levels, and encourage participation of various groups, including, Homeschool Groups, Scouts and Girl Guides to visit. 

We can also visit your classroom and offer virtual programs as an alternative to you visiting the museum! Use the link below to visit our Teacher's Guide and learn about all programs we have to offer.

View Teacher's Guide

Booking Information

Child sitting in branch made shelterWe are glad you are interested in what the Wellington County Museum and Archvies has to offer. See below for fequently asked questions and contact information.

  • Educational Programs are 2 hours in length
  • $3 per cost per student - all teachers and adult volunteers are free of charge
  • $50 for in class and virtual programs

To inquire or book an educational program contact Katie Clarke, Museum Programming Supervisor at, or call at 519.846.0916 x 5231

Outreach/Private Tours

House of Industry and Refuge

Are you a community group wanting a private tour of the Museum or looking for an interesting presentation about various Wellington County topics? Follow the link below to view our outreach presentations and booking information.

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