Invite one of our trained, bilingual educators to your school or library to give an interactive, hands-on science presentation with specimens and handling materials from the Museum's collections. Each session can also include a hands-on craft activity.
Maximum group size = 30 people.
Topics: Dinosaurs, Fossils, Volcanoes, Rocks and Minerals, Shells and Marine Life, Endangered Species and Conservation, Egyptian mummies.
Audience: Outreach visits are available to groups at venues within a 70-km radius of downtown Montreal, including primary and secondary schools, Girl Guides and Scouts, home schools and after-school groups.
Language: English or French
Duration: One hour
|Venues ON the Island of Montreal||Venues OFF the Island of Montreal (70 km radius)|
|One 1-hour presentation||$150 (plus taxes) OR $175 with craft activity||$190 (plus taxes) OR $215 with craft activity|
|Two 1-hour presentations (same venue, same day)||$280 (plus taxes) OR $305 with craft activity||$340 (plus taxes) OR $365 with craft activity|
Please contact us at redpath.museum [at] mcgill.ca or call 514-293-4094 if you would like more information about:
- a suite of more than two sequential presentations;
- our preschool outreach program;
- if your venue is further than 70 km from Montreal; or
- any other aspect of our Science Outreach program.
Classes of any grade or age level can visit the Museum without having to take a field trip!
During an hour-long, interactive, live-streamed session, a Museum educator will take your group on a virtual tour of the Redpath Museum galleries. Participants are encouraged to ask questions along the way, and activity sheets are provided to work on before, during and after the visit.
- Triceratops and Dinosaur Excavation
- Mummies and Ancient Egyptian Life
- Quebec Biodiversity
Virtual visits are available to suit all levels in primary and secondary school. Each presentation includes a teacher’s guide and activity sheets that tie in with primary and secondary school curriculums.
English or French
One hour, including testing the connection and a period for questions. 30 minutes for Kindergarten and Grade 1 groups.
Our videoconferencing equipment is compatible with a range of VC systems and cloud-based platforms (e.g. Skype, Snapchat, etc.)
$135 (plus taxes).
Email science.outreach [at] mcgill.ca or phone 514-398-4094.
With support from Ministère de la Culture, des Communications, et conditions de femmes, Aide pour les institutions muséales reconnues.