HHOF Education Program-FAQ's
Hockey Hall of Fame Education Program
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1. What are education group requirements?

  • Under this program the group must be an organized class with a teacher as group leader from the public, separate or private school system
  • Groups must have a confirmed reservation, preferably 10 days in advance with the Hockey Hall of Fame Group Reservation Department.
  • For Group Reservations please contact:

    Tel: 416.360.7735 x292
    Toll-free: 1.888.501.9770
    Fax: 416.360.1316
    Email:groups@hhof.com

The following information will be necessary to confirm a group visit.

  • Name of school
  • Name of teacher (group leader)
  • Phone and fax number
  • Grade level of class
  • Number of students and supervisors and/or volunteers in group
  • One teacher/leader to a group of 5-8 students is the recommended ratio.
    The teacher/leader must supervise the group for the duration of the tour.
    For younger classes, smaller groups are recommended.

2. What is the education group pricing breakdown?

Education rates (minimum 15 guests)
General Group $13.00
Student Group (14yrs-18yrs) $9.00
Youth Group (4yrs-13yrs) / Senior Group (65yrs+) $8.00
  • Adults with school groups receive one complimentary general admission for every 10 students. Additional adults pay a special rate (eg. $8.00 or $9.00).
  • Minor hockey teams and other youth group types are entitled to school group rates however adults with these groups pay the general group rate of $13.00.
*Prices include all applicable taxes and are subject to change without notice.

3. What are the hours of operation?

Fall/Winter/Spring (except holiday Christmas and March breaks)

  • Monday - Friday: 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Summer ((beginning last week of June) and holiday breaks

  • Monday - Saturday: 9:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Sunday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

4. What will make the educational trip more enjoyable?

  • Allow a minimum of two hours for a visit.
  • It is suggested that school groups spend half of the visit completing selected material and the other half experiencing hands-on interactive exhibits.
  • Start student groups (5-8 students plus a leader) at different zones in the Hockey Hall of Fame. This will help traffic flow.
  • A pre-visit by the group leader is highly recommended. Teachers receive FREE access to the Hockey Hall of Fame when they present their Ontario College of Teachers membership card.

NB: The Hockey Hall of Fame does not conduct guided tours. However, staff are positioned throughout the facility to provide assistance.

5. Method of payment for the field trip

  • Please have a group leader pay upon arrival by cash, school cheque or authorized credit card. Coinage will only be accepted if properly rolled.

6. Does the Hockey Hall of Fame have a coat check or lockers?

  • No, unfortunately they are not available at this time.

7. What about lunch facilities?

  • Food cannot be brought into the Hockey Hall of Fame. Pepsi refreshment and snack machines are located inside the Hockey Hall of Fame. There is a food court adjacent to the Hockey Hall of Fame. Recommendations for local restaurants that will accommodate school groups can be provided.

8. Are there other attractions close by?

  • Yes:
    • CN Tower
    • Harbourfront
    • Rogers Centre
    • Eaton Centre
    • Air Canada Centre
    • Sony Centre
NB: The Hockey Hall of Fame is a public facility for everyone to enjoy and we strongly suggest that the group leader take full responsibility for the conduct of their group, i.e. - walk, not run and keep voices at a moderate level.

9. Can I visit the Hockey Hall of Fame prior to my class's scheduled trip to assist me in preparing for the visit?

Yes, we encourage teachers to visit the Hockey Hall of Fame, if possible before they bring down their class to become familiar with the facility and the Hall-Visit activities. Teachers may even wish to customize their own Hall-Visit activity if they wish. Show your Ontario College of Teachers membership card and receive FREE admission to the Hockey Hall of Fame.