2019 / 2020 School Program Fees

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Day Packages:

Half-day Program (2 hours) $8.75/student
Half-day Special Program* (2 hours) $9.75/student
Half-day Program and Self-guided $12.50/student
Half-day Special Program* and Self-guided $13.50/student
Full-day Programs (or 2 x Half-day Programs) $15.50/student
Full-day Programs (Incl. a Special Program*) $16.50/student
Full-day Programs (Incl. two Special Programs*) $18.50/student
Self-guided $6.50/student

Minimum fees are based on 20 students

*Special Programs are indicated in the program descriptions

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Canoe and Overnight Experiences

Overnight Program: 1 overnight, 3 programs $50/participant
Overnight Program: 2 overnights, 4 programs $65/participant
Canoe (half-day, 2 hours, maximum 24 students) $440
Canoe (full day, 4 hours, maximum 24 students) $660

Additional Program Add-Ons:

Custom program fee +$3/participant*
Firepit rental +$25/group**
(plus tax)
**Fee is in addition to applied day-package rate

Virtual Field Trips:

View course listing at rbg.ca/videoconferencing $140/program

Booking Your Visit:

You can book online using the link below. For program and registration queries, please email educationbookings@rbg.ca or call 905-527-1158 x 276.

Register Online

Confirming Your Visit:

Your visit is not confirmed until you receive a confirmation email. Submit a booking request through the link above

Paying For Your Visit:

RBG accepts cash, cheque, debit, VISA, MasterCard, and American Express. Invoicing is available upon request.

***Listed rates may be subject to change without notice.

One free adult is allowed for every 4 Primary students, one free adult for every 5 students above the Primary level. Additional adults are charged the program fee. Ratio is 1:1 for preschool programs except Exhibit programs. Support workers are exempt from additional fees. Minimum fees for special needs groups based on 10 students.

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View Program Options

Read program descriptions to find one that fits your class goals, interests, and curriculum! Learn More


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Teacher Portal

Learn everything you need to know before your visit to RBG, including what to bring, program fees, and more. Learn More


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Distance Learning Programs

No matter where you are, your class can explore topics like biodiversity, conservation, botany, plant ecology and the environment. Learn More