Schools & Education

School Tours

School Tours The TOM offers Free Educational tours. The TOM  offers excellent tour programs that respond to the unique needs of each class, and connects with each teacher’s curriculum plan. We also offer themed tours which are designed to focus on The Elements of Art, and The Tom Thomson Experience. + Workshop $10 per student (cost includes instructors fee, set-up, and materials) Workshops provide students hands-on explorations of the concepts, materials, and mediums of the exhibitions they are touring.  The Studio is the perfect art-making environment for creative minds to play and learn.

Tom Thomson Education Kits

Tom Thomson Education Kits Free for teachers to borrow for 2 weeks at a time! The new Tom Thomson Education Kit is dedicated to the exploration of Tom Thomson’s life and art. The Education Guide was developed by the Gallery and Sheatre, it contains information on Thomson’s life; visual art, music, dramatic art and creative writing lesson plans. The guide is supplemented by the resource kit containing a variety of Thomson reproductions and reference books.  Available for pick-up from the Gallery.

To book a School Tour or for more information about our Education Programming, contact Kim Skene, Audience Engagement Manager: or 519-376-1932 ext. 229

Education Programming and School Tours are generously supported by
2016 Education Admission Sponsor Scotiabank.