Muskets & Cannons

Students will learn about the role of black powder firearms in early Canada, learn how to collaboratively and safely discharge a cannon, and try firing a flintlock musket. Please note, participants must be 13 or older to fire a cannon or musket.

Curriculum Links:

  • Science & Technology
  • Social Studies, History & Geography


Grade Suitability: 6+

Availability: September to October, May to June

Length: 1.5 hours

Cost (+HST): $6 per student