Your Vancouver Field Trip

Looking for a unique field trip for your students? The Vancouver Maritime Museum offers a variety of curriculum-based programs for school groups of all ages. Trained staff and education volunteers lead small groups of students through hands-on  activities designed to stimulate creative and critical thinking.

Dark interior of an old ship

Sailors at Sea

Grade 4 to Grade 5

Children looking at a white animal pelt

Amazing Arctic Animals

Preschool to Kindergarten

Child dressed as a pirate.


Kindergarten to Grade 3

Close up of a submersible

Extreme Environments

Grade 5 to Grade 7

Self Guided School Visits

Visit the museum on your own or add a museum visit to one of our school programs. There is a lot to discover! Worksheets are available to support and enhance your self-directed exploration.

School museum visits can be scheduled at any time but must be booked at least one week in advance. 

To book your school visit email or call 604 257-8312.


In-person programs

Program minimum: $250.00 (max. 30 students & 6 adults)

Virtual Programs

$150.00 per class (30 students)
Additional class can be booked for $35

Policies and Fees:

  • Please arrive 15 mins prior to your program start time. Note that late arrival could result in the cancellation of your programs.  
  • The Minimum Fee for your program, visit, tour, or toolkit is due at the time of your booking. Costs for additional students and adults can be paid for on the day of your program.
  • Bookings cancelled a week or more before the date booked will receive a full refund.
  • Cancellations made at least 24 hours before but less than one week prior to the date booked will be charged a $50.00 cancellation fee.
  • The VMM does not issue refunds for bookings cancelled with less than 24 hours’ notice. 
  • You may obtain temporary parking passes from the visitor services desk when you arrive.
Contact us

(604) 257-8300



Tuesday - Sunday
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Statutory Holidays (excluding Christmas): 10:00 am to 5:00 pm


1905 Ogden Ave.
Vancouver, BC
V6J 1A3

CRA# 119261147 RR0001

Board of Trustees