The Underground Railway

Oakville Museum

Students will explore Oakville’s relationship with the United States in the context of the Underground Railroad. Oakville Harbour played a significant role in the journey to Canada for many freedom seekers. Key figures in the Oakville Underground Railroad story are introduced through the exhibition Freedom, Opportunity and Family: Oakville’s Black History, and the multimedia presentation The Underground Railroad: Next Stop Freedom.

Curriculum Connection: Strand A. Heritage and Identity:  Communities in Canada, Past and Present

Bus Booking Code: CC6

Book: The Underground Railway


(Program provider will confirm availability directly. Some programs will have specific availability.)


(Some programs have limitations) Please ensure the maximum number of students attend each performance as specified by the arts organization.

* Required
yes I would like to be on your mailing list