Educational Programs and Services
The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre offers a variety of school programs, edukits, resources, tours and online exhibits to schools in the Northwest Territories. Check out our list of programs, download the pamphlet, and call us at (867) 767-9347 x 71245 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org to book a visit to the museum.
The Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre has developed many online resources available to teachers and students. Below you’ll find a list of many of these resources. We encourage you to explore our entire site for tools that could assist you in your classroom.
Within this section of our site, you’ll find in-depth explorations on many northern historical topics. Check out the Idaa Trail virtual journey, which includes a Teacher’s Guide download, the Historical Timeline of the Northwest Territories, and many other online exhibits.
Our Archival Database includes over 40,000 digital photographs from the collections of the NWT Archives, and many more records related to the holdings of the Archives. We encourage the use of the photo database as a research tool and for educational use in school projects and classroom lessons, subject to the inclusion of proper credit lines.
Heritage Fairs present opportunities for students to engage in learning about persons, places, events and traditions of the Northwest Territories and/or Canadian history, culture & heritage.
Heritage Fairs in the NWT are coordinated by the NWT Heritage Fairs Society and supported by the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre and Department of Education, Culture and Employment of the Government of the Northwest Territories.
NWT Heritage Fairs President,
NWT Heritage Fairs Society