VisitExperience the history

This summer we invite you to time travel by virtually visiting historic places across Canada. Hundreds of sites are waiting to be discovered. Every place, a story: choose yours.

WinParticipate in contests

From August 1st – 31st, enter our VisitList Contest for a chance to win $250 for yourself, AND a prize pack worth $5000 for a historic place!

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 2020, register today.

Places To Explore

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Reverend Forbes Homestead

Grande Prairie, Alberta
The Reverend Forbes Homestead was registered as a Provincial Historic Resource Site in 197…
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Nikkei Internment Memorial Centre, National Historic Site

New Denver, British Columbia
NIMC tells the story Japanese Canadians forcibly relocated during World War II.
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145 Germain Street

Saint John, New Brunswick
Beautiful historic suites available for nightly, weekly, and monthly accommodations.
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Acton Town Hall Centre

Acton, Ontario
The Acton Town Hall Centre is a heritage showpiece of days gone by.
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Events To Enjoy

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Latest Blog Post

23 February, 2021  | Articles

Canada Historic Places Day 2020 launched with a call for photos and stories of your favourite historic places, and the response was overwhelming. We learned about new friends, wild adventures, deep rooted family histories, and the importance of historic places, especially in uncertain times. Here are a few of the entries that represent the wide […]

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