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Mackenzie House

Map82 Bond Street
Toronto M5B 1X5
CA
416-392-6915
    Categories:
  • Attractions
  • Historic
  • Party Places

Description:

Ignite imaginations! Create memories!

Kids' imaginations will run wild as they step into the past while
exploring Toronto's Historic Sites.

Host your next birthday party at Mackenzie House!

Printer's Apprentice

Length: 1.5 hours
Age: 8 to 14 years

Imagine stepping into an 1850s newspaper print shop and making your own birthday party souvenir! Children learn the art of typesetting and printing using the 1845 printing press and have fun creating a piece to take home. The program includes a second activity.

There are three to choose from: Children may write with a steel nib pen, illuminate historic prints or make thaumatropes. (Please note: everyone will do the same second activity).

Price: $150 for up to 12 children

Additional children: $15 each to a maximum of 28

Room Rental: $50 per hour

Availability: Party program is available year-round, weekend mornings.

For more information, please visit our website.

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Additional Information:

Region: Toronto Central

Quick Facts:

Fun Factor

Children learn the art of typesetting and printing using the 1845 printing press and have fun creating a piece to take home.

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