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About Supply Line

The Supply Line program is a free hands-on learning experience that brings the Canadian War Museum into your classroom.

Designed for object-based learning, Discovery Boxes contain authentic and reproduction artifacts related to Canadian military history, along with tools to help teachers lead engaging activities and lessons.

The Supply Line Discovery Boxes can be borrowed for 2 weeks by any school in Canada – free of charge!

COVID-19: Safety Measures

The Canadian War Museum is dedicated to providing a safe educational experience for institutions borrowing a Supply Line Discovery Box.

In accordance with public health agencies, and following guidance from museum authorities, the Museum will take measures to isolate Discovery Boxes for a period of nine days between schools to quarantine the contents.

For more information, please see our Frequently Asked Questions page.

Safe Handling Guidelines (PDF file)

First World War

This Discovery Box features objects, documents and activities related to the Canadian experience overseas during the First World War.

Second World War

This Discovery Box features objects, documents and activities that explore the impact of the Second World War on Canada and Canadians.