March Break Programs

March Break at Ruthven Park NHS

 March 11-15th beginning at 11 a.m.

 Educational and fun programs for the whole family

Bring a Picnic lunch, eat in the Coach House or on the grounds before your tour!

 Monday – Mad Science will warm you up with a “Beach Day with Bugs”.

Tuesday – Want to learn how the Thompson Family made butter, cheese and ice cream?

Join us for a presentation by the Dairy Farmers of Ontario.

Wednesday – Step back in time to a nineteenth-century classroom, participate in pen & ink and chalk & slate activities with staff visiting from Wilson MacDonald School Museum.

Thursday – See up close and learn all about common backyard birds with Ruthven’s bird banders.

Friday – Lorrie Green will share her passion for turtles, talk about their importance and species that are found locally.

No need to book in advance, $25 for a family pass includes a tour of the Thompson Mansion

Fun for the whole family!

After lunch, family tours of the Thompson Mansion available from 1-3 p.m. on the hour, last tour at 3 p.m.

NOTE: ALSO, TOURS FOR THE GENERAL PUBLIC WILL BE OFFERED FROM 1 P.M. UNTIL 3 P.M