Programs and Activities

Create your own newspaper headline from the time of Confederation or take part in a discovery adventure. Our program interpreters will be happy to help you get started!

What’s Your Take?

What do you think were the important news topics for Canadians at the time of Confederation? Choose headlines to make up your own fictional historical newspaper! Then, have your picture taken with your front page headline and share with family and friends.

Discovery Adventure

Visit the Canada of 1867 in this engaging scavenger hunt activity! Explore the human rights experiences of diverse groups in Canada in the years before Confederation. Discover the multiple perspectives that have shaped our shared journey towards the creation of a Canadian identity.