Educational Musket Demonstrations Ontario

Our educational musket demonstrations for schools in Ontario, is a learning experience about gun powder, muskets and survival on the Canadian frontier.

Adam comes dressed in the era when flintlocks and percussion caps where essential for survival.

Adam shows how musket balls were made from lead.

He does some demonstrations of basic powders used for ignition.

He takes groups through all the pros and cons of using muskets.

His demonstration of firing paper wads with the different types of muskets is always the highlight... the true Big Bang! 

Cost $200 per group plus HST for a 60 minute learning experience

A demo of how gun powder ignites        All the gear required just to shoot a round

The biggest surprise is the time delay between when the flint strikes versus when the gun fires.