Education Resources

School Programs


Prescott House Museum offers educational and fun-filled school programs for grades primary to six. All programs are created to reflect and complement the Nova Scotia social studies and science curricula.

About the Programs

The program runs for approximately 2 hours. Upon arrival students will be divided into 3 groups, and will rotate through 3 different activities, lasting 30 minutes each. The activities include 1) house tour; 2) outdoor adventure; and 3) dried flower bookmarks. The remaining time can be allocated to playing Victorian games and/or a lunch break.


  • Our inviting grounds and picnic areas are available for lunch and snacks.
  • The program cost is $3 per child. Teachers and chaperones are free.
  • Please dress for the weather!

For more information or to book your class, please call the museum at 902-542-3984 or email us.

Full descriptions of our school programs »