Step Into 1867- Discoverer Experience

Come play dress up for a full day’s experience at Sherbrooke Village Museum! There’s no better way to experience history than to immerse yourself into the life as it was in Sherbrooke in the vibrant Victorian era!

Highlights

  • Dress in period costume; who will you become? A member of the gentry, a farming family, or blacksmith apprentice? Costumes are available for all ages.
  • Be treated to a special Victorian tea at McDaniel’s Tearoom & Restaurant
  • Experience includes full day’s access to all of Sherbrooke Village museum
  • Participate in a stewardship project to leave your mark on history with us; and take home a special piece of Sherbrooke Village as a memory of your time spent in 1867.

Your Hands-On-History guide will greet you and you will be escorted to the beginning of your special journey into the past. Enjoy the lessons in Victorian etiquette & traditions as our professional staff adorn you in a period costume that will transform you back in time. Your experience will be customized perfectly to your preference of what part of society you wish to become. Be prepared to immerse yourself in the requirements of your chosen standing in history! There will be interactions, learnings and memories made today you will not soon forget!
 

Dates: Offered daily August and September from 10 am to 3pm. Reservations must be made 48 hours in advance

Price: $69.95 adults, $34.95 children (Preferred family rates available)

Cancellation policy:  Cancellations made less than 3 days prior are non-refundable. Participants will be notified 48 hours in advance if experience is cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances.

Good to know: Umbrellas will be provided if necessary. Please check in at Visitor Reception Centre to get your instructions to meet your Hands-on-History guide.

For more information and to book your spot, call 1-902-522-2400