VisitExperience the history

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.

Places To Explore

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Historic Hat Creek

British Columbia
We are an historic site dating back to 1860 with the building of Hat Creek House.
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Albert County Museum

Hopewell Hill, New Brunswick
Come discover the people of the tides! Our historic site features 22 themed galleries insi…
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Abkhazi Garden

Victoria, British Columbia
Created in 1946 by Prince and Princess Abkhazi, this heritage garden is famous for its maj…
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Glanmore National Historic Site

Belleville, Ontario
Restored Victorian Mansion and Community Museum
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Events To Enjoy

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Keewatin’s 113th Birthday

S.S. Keewatin

4 July, 2020 | 11:00

Latest Blog Post

8 July, 2019  | Articles

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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