Every Place, A Story

CANADA HISTORIC PLACES DAY 2019 – SATURDAY, JULY 6
A PROJECT OF THE NATIONAL TRUST FOR CANADA

VisitExperience the history

On July 6, 2019, we invite you to time travel by visiting historic places across Canada. More than 400 sites are waiting to be discovered − find one near you. Every place, a story: choose yours.

WinCheck our contests & giveaways

Participate and win prizes! We will have many contests and giveaways leading up to #HistoricPlacesDay – check our What’s New page to get involved!

ShowRegister a historic place

Participating sites receive national exposure and access to resources for organizing events and attracting new audiences. If you own or operate a historic site and are interested in participating in 2019, register today.

Places To Explore

Choose a historic site below to discover more details or view all our places.

Alton Mill Arts Centre

Canada
The spectacular Alton Mills Arts Centre is a historic knitting mill, set against the charm…
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Town of Georgetown

Georgetown, Prince Edward Island
Welcome to Georgetown where all roads lead to the sea! Georgetown is located at the tip of…
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Fort Pelly

Pelly, Saskatchewan
More than just a way of life, the fur trade was the industry on which this nation was forg…
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Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial

L'Isle-aux-Grues, Québec
The Grosse Île and the Irish Memorial National Historic Site offers a glimpse into a trag…
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Events To Enjoy

Choose an event below to discover more details or view all our events.

Historic Places Day

Harrington Grist Mill est.1846

6 July, 2019 | 11am to 3pm

Latest Blog Post

1 August, 2018  | Contests

Thank you to everyone who participated in our Canada Historic Places Day selfie contest this year! We loved seeing all of your photos. Our winners this year are Lucinda Starkey and Crocket House in Fredericton, New Brunswick. Congratulations! It’s easy to win $1000 for you, and $1000 for the site you are visiting. Follow these […]

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