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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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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Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village

Tofield, Alberta
History is brought to life at the Ukrainian Village, a living, open air museum.
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Sam Waller Museum

The Pas, Manitoba
Welcome to the Sam Waller Museum. Our Museum is a portal to the past.
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The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum

London, Ontario
Birthplace of the Canadian Infantry located at Wolseley Barracks.
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Camrose & District Centennial Museum

Camrose, Alberta
The Camrose & District Centennial Museum was officially opened July 1, 1967 and has be…
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Events To Enjoy

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Keewatin’s 113th Birthday

S.S. Keewatin

4 July, 2020 | 11:00

Community Awareness Week Tour Season Opening Weekend

Her Majesty's Royal Chapel of the Mohawk

16 May, 2020 | 10:00-16:00

Historic Places Day

Her Majesty's Royal Chapel of the Mohawk

4 July, 2020 | 10:00-12:00

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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