School Visits

The Diefenbunker is one of the most unique educational sites in Canada. Come visit the museum with your class or school tour group and let participants experience the complexities of the Cold War first-hand.

Tours of the Diefenbunker allow students to immerse themselves in the Cold War and experience Canadian history from a perspective unlike any other. The Diefenbunker offers curriculum programs with links to social studies, language arts, science, mathematics, and visual arts.

To reserve, please fill out our Reservation Request Form.

For more information on curriculum links, teacher resources, and a teacher checklist, see Resources for Educators.

The museum is open year-round, excluding select holidays. Tours are offered daily Monday to Sunday from 9:00am to 4:00pm (special requests can be accommodated after 4:00pm).  Tours are offered in English or French (with advance notice) and can be schedule for 60 or 90 minutes.  Please book at least two weeks prior as space is limited.

For more information email t.littlewood@diefenbunker.ca or call 613 839 0007 x 274.