Day Camps and Education

There's a world of opportunity to explore and learn at Fort William Historical Park, all year round!

Step into the past and get connected to the people, ideas and artefacts of Fort William with unforgettable hands-on experiences that will motivate and inspire! Choose from our wide selection of programs or let us create a custom program just for you. Take an educational journey to the stars at the David Thompson Astronomical Observatory! We offer quality educational experiences year-round that highlight the many wonders of space as well as our cultural heritage. 

Programs Include:

  • Active, hands-on learning 
  • Interdisciplinary learning across the curriculum

Our skilled facilitators help participants achieve their learning goals through hands-on activities that make learning fun!  

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Download or browse our Observatory Experience Guide or Education Program Guide to learn more about these programs. Our goal is to meet your students’ learning needs, so if you’re looking for something not listed here, call 807-473-2344 to inquire about a custom program for your class.

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