Although our annual Canada Historic Places Day looks a bit different this year, hundreds of heritage enthusiasts and participating places were quick to adapt for the kick off on July 4th, showcasing their creativity through selfies and virtual events alike. As this nation-wide celebration is running until the end of August, #allsummerlong, we’re looking forward […]
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 July 4th – 31st, enter our Selfie Contest for a chance to win $1000 for yourself and $1000 for the participating place that you tag. Don’t forget our Giveaway, where submitting a photograph and memory of your favourite Canadian historic place could find you picking up one of many awesome prizes!
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.
Doukhobor Dugout House National Historic Site
Britannia Shipyards National Historic Site
Richmond, British Columbia
Britannia Shipyards is an authentic representation of a once thriving community of canne…
French Rooms Cultural Center
Port au Choix, Newfoundland and Labrador
Learn about the local History of Port au Choix
Canon Richard’s Tearoom
Newfoundland and Labrador
Canon Richard’s Tearoom – NL Heritage site