Field Trips


Take part in an ALL-NIGHT EXTRAVAGANZA with a scientific twist. There's no other program like it! Our enthusiastic and energetic Bluecoats keep your group busy from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m.!

Our qualified science staff lead the night's discoveries and experiences in a safe and fun environment through:

  • Educational and exciting hands-on science programs
  • Unique multimedia theatres
  • A captivating live science show
  • A visit to the F. Jean MacLeod Butterfly Gallery
  • Exciting science challenges
  • Science centre exploration

In addition, your students will also receive:

  • A giant-screen IMAX® film complete with pop & popcorn
  • A healthy continental breakfast

Arrive earlier and visit Dynamic Earth, Home of the Big Nickel for an additional $10.50 per student/additional adult, plus applicable taxes. Admission for supervising adults is free when accompanying students within the recommended ratio.

Travel through the universe in Science North's new digital Planetarium for an additional $5 per person, plus applicable taxes.

Camp-ins are available during the months of April, May and June and by special request for other times of the year. Consider a Camp-in as a Grades 9 and 10 curriculum-based team community activity in the fall. Camp-ins begin at 7 p.m. and departure is at 7 a.m the following morning.

 StudentSupervising AdultAdditional Adult
Sunset to Sunrise Camp-in $73 $34 $39

We require a minimum of 25 students to book a camp-in experience. Supervising adults are those necessary to meet the recommended student/supervisor ratio. Any adults over the recommended ratio will be charged the additional adult rate.

Students will receive a pop and popcorn snack during the IMAX movie, as well as a snack during the night. A choice of breakfast bento box is provided at 6:30 a.m. Students should bring enough liquids to help them stay hydrated throughout the night. Students can bring their own additional snacks, but food is not to be consumed throughout the Science Centre. There will be designated snack times and areas.

You may also add dinner to your itinerary, served prior to the beginning of the Camp-in.

Dinner at Science North

$12 per person, taxes included.

Grilled chicken breast
Potato wedges or mashed

Spaghetti and meatballs

Both dinner options include rolls and butter, salad, choice of beverage, and dessert.

Choice of Breakfast Bento Box

Bluecoat Breakfast Bento #1 (Included in camp-in price)

  • Portioned fruit
  • 3 X Mini Naan Breads
  • Cheese Portion
  • Nutrigrain Bar
  • Yogurt Raisins
  • Chocolate Bite

Bluecoat Breakfast Bento #2 (Included in camp-in price)

  • Croissant with Jam
  • Custom Cookie
  • Whole fruit

Bluecoat Hot Breakfast Offering (Additional $5 + HST charge per person)

  • 3 X pancakes
  • 2 X bacon slice
  • Potato Wedges
  • Small bottle of juice

A non-refundable deposit of $300 per school group is required to confirm your booking. This deposit is waived for Member schools. Full payment is required upon arrival at Science North or Dynamic Earth. Please bring a cheque, VISA or MasterCard to pay the full amount of the invoice, less your deposit. Cheques are to be made payable to Science North and include your school’s name, invoice number, and visit date.

Dinner at Science North