Canada Historic Places Day 2020 is extending its timeline and ramping up its focus on online and virtual experiences, given that closures and social distancing may continue to affect historic places into the summer. Historic places across Canada have already been very creative this spring in bringing heritage experiences into the homes of Canadians, and […]
VisitExperience the history
This summer we invite you to time travel by virtually 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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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.
The ByWard Market is a vibrant neighbourhood in the heart of downtown Ottawa. One of Ottaw…
Avon River Heritage Museum
Newport, Nova Scotia
The Avon River Heritage Society is a non-profit, registered charity and organization dedic…
Historic Fort Normandeau
Fort Normandeau and the community at the river crossing was the birthplace of Red Deer.
Town of Georgetown
Georgetown, Prince Edward Island
Welcome to Georgetown where all roads lead to the sea! Georgetown is located at the tip of…