Tours & Talks
At the Churchill Northern Studies Centre
DON'T JUST VISIT...
If you’re already planning a visit to Churchill, consider taking a trip out to the Centre for an enriching addition to your adventure.
With a variety of tours and talks to choose from — both indoors and outside — you’re sure to find something that will enhance your understanding of the natural world, the Churchill area, or the effort to be sustainable in the remote subarctic.
ways to visit
Learn about the building’s innovative features, get the chance to see science up close in the laboratory, check out the views from the observation deck, and take home some swag from our gift shop.
Green Building Tour
Rate is for groups of up to five people. For larger groups, cost is $10/person for each additional person.
Enjoy a compelling journey through the history of the CNSC and its environmentally friendly 27,000 sq. ft. LEED-certified research station.
Get exclusive views with the elevated outdoor platform and the indoor Aurora dome, all while discovering the innovative features that permit unprecedented self-sustainability in Canada’s subarctic.
Price is for groups of up to five people. Additional $10/person fee for more than five people.
Historic Rocket Range Tour
Rate is for groups of up to five people. For larger groups, cost is $30/person for each additional person.
Take a guided tour of the Churchill Rocket Range National Historic Site – built in 1954 – and learn about its ties to the Canadian Space Agency and NASA.
As the first rocket range in Canada, this site was home to extensive suborbital research, including fascinating experiments on the northern lights.
Current Research Lecture
There is a virtual option available.
Learn about the local ecology where three distinct eco-zones intersect and what makes the CNSC an optimal location for a research station.
This dynamic presentation also includes an overview of some of the research projects currently being pursued at the Centre to help connect you to the critical subarctic science we support.
REQUEST A GUIDED TOUR
Note: Guided tours must be booked at least 24 hours in advance.
Thank you for your interest in a guided tour! We will do our best to respond to your request as soon as possible.
If your request is time-sensitive, you can also call the Centre at 204-675-2307.