Museum From Home

The Oshawa Museum is excited to provide you with activities to do at home!

Colouring Pages

Online Workshops

Our Education Programs are going Virtual! If you’re an educator and are looking for unique and local workshops to offer for your students, our Virtual Workshops take popular programs and are made available for the classrooms.

Sign up for the workshops HERE.

Museum From Home Videos:

Check out our YouTube Channel and watch these videos!

Scavenger Hunt

Download this scavenger hunt to try around your house: From Time to Time Scavenger Hunt

Museum Puzzles!

Try your hand at a digital jigsaw puzzle! Visit our Jigsaw Planet account to see the online puzzles we’ve created. See how fast you can complete it!

Museum Games

Crosswords:

Street Name Crossword – check out our Street Name Stories posts to give you a hand with solving the puzzle!

The Vintage Catwalk Crossword – keeping the spirit of the exhibit going, even after it closed!

Black History Crossword – our research into Oshawa’s early Black History has formed the basis for this crossword

The Month That Was Crossword – Our monthly blog series, The Month That Was, was the inspiration for this crossword. Be sure to read the posts to help with the answers!

Oshawa Street Railway Crossword – 2013’s exhibit: Tales from the Tracks, inspired the clues for this crossword

Lakeview Park Crossword – Celebrating Lakeview Park’s 100th birthday

Word Searches:

Street Name Wordsearch

The Vintage Catwalk Wordsearch

Oshawa’s Early Black History

Oshawa Street Railway Wordsearch

Lakeview Park Wordsearch

Writing Prompts

We want to hear your stories! Using these historical photographs from the archival collection, write a story. You can use the given prompts to help guide your story, or simply let your creativity take the lead! (Click the pictures to make them bigger)