Canada Historic Places Day saw thousands of Canadians exploring heritage at more than 550 participating sites coast to coast to coast. The nation-wide day of celebration spread awareness for local sites and gave guests the opportunity to engage with history and share their personal stories. Sites got creative with special programming, including hikes, expert guests […]
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On July 4, 2020, we invite you to time travel by visiting historic places across Canada. More than 550 sites are waiting to be discovered − find one near you. Every place, a story: choose yours.
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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 2020, register today.
Grand Manan Museum
Grand Manan, New Brunswick
Founded in 1967, the Grand Manan Museum is a community museum that collects, preserves, an…
Séminaire de Saint-Sulpice
Venez découvrir un des rares bâtiments qui ait survécu au temps et son jardin unique
Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
Baddeck, Nova Scotia
Get a rare glimpse into the extraordinary heart and mind of the world-famous inventor.
Colchester East-Hants Library Truro Branch
Truro, Nova Scotia
The Old Provincial Normal College was constructed in 1877 and is currently municipally and…
Backus Masquerade Ball – The Magic Realm
Backhouse Historic Site - Backus Heritage Conservation Area
26 October, 2019 | 10:30 am - 10 pm
Christmas Tea and Bake Sale
Ottawa House By The Sea Museum
29 September, 2019 | 2pm to 4pm
Niagara Historical Society & Museum
30 September, 2019 | 11:00 am