Appropriate for Grades 3 to 10
About the Program:
In 1873, the Northwest Mounted Police was formed to help police the Dominion of Canada’s new laws, grow relationships in the west, prevent invasion, and help settle the new land in the west. Take a virtual walk through the RCMP Heritage Centre and learn about the formation of the force, their journey west, and how they helped form Canada into what we are today.
- Learn about the history and traditions of the force.
- Understand the importance of the force in Canadian History.
- Learn about the relationships between the force and Indigenous Peoples.