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Explore the Past

A new way to look at old things.

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Guided Tours

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Nose Creek Valley History Tour

Nose Creek Valley History Tour

Education Tour

Overview history tour of the Nose Creek Valley.

Perfect for schools, Girl Guide + Scout groups, daycares, and adults of all ages.
• $5 per visitor; no fee for volunteers
• 1-1.5 hours long
• We recommend booking 2 weeks or more in advance
• To schedule a tour, email Education Coordinator to discuss details

Note:
• School tours are in alignment with Alberta Curriculum Guidelines
• School tours can be structured to reflect your classroom’s needs
• School tours are encouraged to book a meeting room for orientation, coat storage, and to have a place for snacks and lunch

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In Depth Museum Tour

In Depth Museum Tour

Education Tour

An In depth tour, including all areas of the exhibition as well as hands on items!

Perfect for schools, Girl Guide + Scout groups, daycares, and adults of all ages.
• $5 per visitor; no fee for volunteers
• 1.5-2.5 hours long
• We recommend booking 2 weeks or more in advance
• To schedule a tour, email Education Coordinator to discuss details

Note:
• School tours are in alignment with Alberta Curriculum Guidelines
• School tours can be structured to reflect your classroom’s needs
• School tours are encouraged to book a meeting room for orientation, coat storage, and to have a place for snacks and lunch

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Museum Immersion

Museum Immersion

Education Tour

Your students will spend two hours in the museum each day being immersed, topic by topic. Students can take their courses for Art, Music, ELA, and Social Studies in the museum. Tours can be structured to reflect a special focus of your choosing, even a scavenger hunt in the Gallery!

Perfect for schools – Elementary and Middle school
• $5 per visitor; no fee for volunteers; $50 room rental for group meeting space
• 2 hours a day, 2-5 days
• We recommend booking 2 weeks or more in advance
• To schedule a tour, email Education Coordinator to discuss details

Note:
• School tours are in alignment with Alberta Curriculum Guidelines
• School tours can be structured to reflect your classroom’s needs
• School tours are encouraged to book a meeting room for orientation, coat storage, and to have a place for snacks and lunch

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Programs

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Travelling Trunk

Travelling Trunk

Education Program

We offer a Travelling Trunk program to the schools within the City of Airdrie and surrounding areas. The trunk contains various artifacts for your students to explore, discuss, and learn through hands-on active learning. Students can use the artefacts through the lens of the outcomes according to the Social Studies Program of Studies, Art, ELA, and Science.

Perfect for schools – Elementary and Middle school
• Fee is $20 /week, plus a $100 refundable deposit
• Weekly rental
• We recommend booking two weeks or more in advance
• To book: email Education Coordinator to discuss details.

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Travelling Trunk for Seniors

Travelling Trunk for Seniors

Education Program

We offer a Travelling Trunk program to Senior Centres so they can take advantage of the hands-on exploration experience. The trunk contains various artefacts for you to explore and discuss.

Perfect for Senior Centres and groups
• Fee is $20 /week, plus a $100 refundable deposit
• Weekly rental
• We recommend booking two weeks or more in advance
• To book: email Education Coordinator to discuss details

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Senior Centre Museum Visits

Senior Centre Museum Visits

Education Program

Senior Centre Museum Visits – Senior Tour and Lunch – Groups can book a meeting room at the museum and bring their lunch. A guided tour can be arranged with your lunch afterwards. Please bring your own lunch.

Perfect for Senior Centres and groups
• $5 per person + $50 room rental fee
• We recommend booking two weeks or more in advance
• To book: email Education Coordinator to discuss details

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Events

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A Victorian Skating Party

A Victorian Skating Party

Event

It is official! We have partnered with Airdrie Festival of Lights Society to bring a Victorian Christmas celebration to life!

Make sure to bring your ice skates to our Victorian Skating Party! If you don’t have skates, don’t worry! We will have free skate rentals supplied by the Skate Shack!
The Victorian Society of Alberta will also be stopping by in their Victorian attire and will be wandering throughout the park!
Victorian attire is encouraged! We will be posting a guide on the must haves of Victorian winter fashion!

Make sure to check out our Victorian photo booth with our fun props! The perfect opportunity for some classic festive holiday photos!
And lastly, we will have free hot chocolate for the first 250 people!
Hope to see you there!

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