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.

Castle at White Otter Lake

Canada
The log castle is in a remote location in Northwestern Ontario, on White Otter Lake and …
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Ross Bay Villa Historic House Museum

Victoria, British Columbia
Built in Victoria BC in 1865, Ross Bay Villa was home to Frances Roscoe and his family. …
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Backus-Page House Museum

Wallacetown, Ontario
Welcome to Backus-Page House Museum operated by the Tyrconnell Heritage Society, situated …
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Cottonwood Mansion Museum

Jarvis, Ontario
Cottonwood is an Italianate-style red brick mansion built c.1870. The beautiful mansion wa…
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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

Behind-the-Scenes Tour

Transcona Museum

6 July, 2019 | 1:30-2:15

Field to Flour

Backhouse Historic Site - Backus Heritage Conservation Area

27 July, 2019 | 11am - 4:30pm

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