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School Programs

Field trips not to be forgotten

The Halifax Citadel National Historic Site offers fun and educational programming for teachers interested in unique field trip excursions. This package provides the curriculum, classroom and on-site experience for a truly memorable lesson – ensuring this field trip will be one not soon forgotten.

Expedition Citadel
For schools seeking a longer-duration, more in-depth visit, this interactive program includes a two-hour guided experience plus free time. $4.90 per student (chaperones free). Content varies somewhat for grade level. Please specify Level 1 (Grades Primary to 3), Level 2 (Grades 4 and 5), or Level 3 (Grades 7 to 9).

Citadel School Tour
For schools seeking a longer-duration, more in-depth visit, this interactive program includes a two-hour guided experience plus free time. $4.90 per student (chaperones free). Content varies somewhat for grade level. Please specify Level 1 (Grades Primary to 3), Level 2 (Grades 4 and 5), or Level 3 (Grades 7 to 9).

Self-Guided School Visit
For schools seeking a self-guided visit at their own pace, with no enhanced programming or guide. Xplorer booklets available for children aged 6-12 (please inquire). Free, but booking required to manage numbers (please note the free public tour is not available to school groups doing a self-guided visit).

Submit your booking requests to [email protected] and we will contact you to discuss the details. 

 

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All donations received are used to bring history to life at the Halifax Citadel National Historic Site of Canada, by hiring young men and women to portray the British Garrison in Halifax at the time of our nation's birth.