The Gulf of Georgia Cannery National Historic Site offers a variety of interactive youth programs and activities inside a unique heritage setting. Our guided programs offer kids of all ages an opportunity to explore, learn, share and have fun!
From Sea to Me (ages 3 to 5)
Children explore the different steps of the salmon canning process through picture book stories, puzzles and a scavenger hunt along the canning line! Children work and learn cooperatively to follow the stages of how the salmon travels from ocean or river to lunch box. (75 minutes including 15 min. film)
Cannery Quest (ages 6 to 12)
Originally designed for out of school care groups, “Cannery Quest” is a fun and interactive experience at the Cannery. Stepping away from the traditional curriculum-based learning, this program includes: A Journey Through Time (film), a Canning Line tour, scavenger hunt and games. Students and youth will enjoy being immersed in and engaged by our rich history. (90 minutes)
Girl Guides Heritage Badge
Earn a Heritage Badge at our historic Cannery. This program will fulfill all six badge requirements, while allowing Guides to explore their local cultural and natural heritage through stories, activities, and a guided tour. (90 minutes)
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