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Discover the Barns (Secondary and up)

Discover the Barns

Program Description

Explore the museum’s barns and meet a wide range of farm animals, from the tiny domestic honeybee to the gigantic Clydesdale horse. Through this introduction to agriculture, students learn about animal husbandry and where food comes from. They also learn about various careers in the agri-food sector, and the roles that science and technology play in today’s agricultural industry.

Teacher Tips

Please advise students of potential hazards around large animals and working machinery. Dress for weather conditions (hats, sunscreen, rain gear). Download this pre-visit information PDF or see more pre-visit tips.


$9 per student, $1 per chaperone (group leader is free).
A minimum fee of $135 will be charged per group.


To reserve this program, please complete the online reservation request form.

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