Ticks– Little bugs, big problems

Ticks– Little bugs, big problems

COVID-19: Rental of the travelling exhibit: Ticks – Little Bugs, big problem is currently on hold. Bookings will resume once public health measures have been lifted. If you wish to be added to the waiting list for future bookings, please contact the tour coordinator.



This free, small travelling exhibit brought to you by the Public Health of Canada. Designed with children in mind, its interactive table and informational pop-up display enables them to learn about, explore and experience the fascinating science of ticks while learning how to prevent the health risks associated with the illnesses ticks can transmit, particularly Lyme disease.

The exhibit also provides accompanying adults and caregivers practical information for themselves and resources to talk about ticks and tick borne-illnesses with children.

Exhibition brief (PDF)



  • Ideal space: 150 sq. ft.
  • 7 ft. ceiling height