Witness to History

Ontario Teachers: All levels
Quebec Teachers: All levels

This unique program enables students to interact with a veteran who will share compelling personal stories. Requests for this program must be made at least one month in advance. Veterans of the following conflicts and/or service areas may be available: Second World War, Korean War, service with NATO, NORAD, the United Nations, Afghanistan and domestic operations. Please specify your preference when you book your program.

September 2014 to June 2015 (depending on availability of witnesses)

Start Times
10 a.m. or 10:30 a.m. and 12:45 p.m. or 1:15 p.m.

Group Size
Maximum 50

45 minutes to 60 minutes

“The children were very pleased and awe-struck to meet a ‘real veteran’ and hear his stories.”
— Mrs. Tang and Mrs. FitzPatrick, Lower Elementary Program teachers, Bishop Hamilton School

Museum Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
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Canadian War Museum
1 Vimy Place
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0M8
Tel: 1-800-555-5621

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