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The agricultural heritage of the Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil of Chicoutimi Sisters

The agricultural heritage of the Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil of Chicoutimi Sisters

Notre-Dame-du-Bon-Conseil History Centre

Discover the history of a religious congregation that, in the 1930s, purchased land where its members raised animals and crops by the sweat of their brow. Those determined and courageous women established an agricultural complex that, in the 2000s, became...

The Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine Bridge–Tunnel: A Feat of Engineering Between Two Shores

The Louis-Hippolyte Lafontaine Bridge–Tunnel: A Feat of Engineering Between Two Shores

Atelier d’histoire Mercier-Hochelaga-Maisonneuve

The Louis-Hippolyte-La Fontaine bridge-tunnel, which links the island of Montréal and the South Shore, was inaugurated in time for Expo 67. This exceptional structure – still the longest of its kind in the country – is not only a feat of...

ArchaeoSaga – The Origins of Settlement in the Eastern Townships

ArchaeoSaga – The Origins of Settlement in the Eastern Townships

Sherbrooke Nature and Science Museum

In Quebec, the earliest traces of human habitation have been found in the Eastern Townships. With the help of three guides, explore the stories behind archaeological discoveries that have helped shape a portrait of the region’s first settlements, dating...

Celebration ’90: Gay Games III & Cultural Festival

Celebration ’90: Gay Games III & Cultural Festival

Satellite Video Exchange Society

In the summer of 1990, Vancouver hosted the first Gay Games held outside the United States, spearheaded by a small group of the city’s amateur athletes in 1982. Featuring extensive material from the video archives of media activist Mary Anne McEwen, this...

Oshawa’s Automotive Community

Oshawa’s Automotive Community

The Canadian Automotive Museum

For more than a century, Oshawa has been the largest builder of motor vehicles in Canada. Explore the eventful history of this automotive city, as experienced by generations of auto workers and their families.

The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

Victoria County Historical Society

Explore the remarkable life of painter W. A. Goodwin (1840–1940), along with art that captures the spirit of Ontario’s Kawartha Lakes at the turn of the 20th century.

White Pine College: Gillies Mill and the Village of Braeside

White Pine College: Gillies Mill and the Village of Braeside

Arnprior & McNab/Braeside Archives

Once one of North America’s largest processors of white pine, the Gillies’ Bros. Lumber Mill was central to the identity and economy of the Village of Braeside for 150 years. Travel back in time through stories and images to explore the important...

Laval, a Region Well Positioned for a Diversified Economy

Laval, a Region Well Positioned for a Diversified Economy

Centre d’archives de Laval

What sets Laval’s history apart is without question the region’s remarkable economic development. Immerse yourself in a centuries-old story and find out how rapid expansion made Laval the third-largest region in Quebec.

Hanging Out

Hanging Out

La Boîte Rouge VIF

A unique cultural immersion experience awaits you. Using 360 video, Indigenous youth in Quebec talk naturally and sincerely about what their lives are like, and show you places that are important to them. Learn more about First Peoples’ traditions and...

The Loss of the SS Florizel

The Loss of the SS Florizel

Admiralty House Communications Museum

On February 23, 1918, the SS Florizel left St. John’s for what would become its final journey. During the routine trip, the vessel crashed into the rocks near Cappahayden, Newfoundland. Of the 137 souls on board, only 44 survived. This exhibit tells the...

Keepsakes of Conflict: Trench Art and Other Canadian War-related Craft

Keepsakes of Conflict: Trench Art and Other Canadian War-related Craft

Moose Jaw Museum and Art Gallery

During the wars they have been involved in, Canadian soldiers sometimes occupied themselves by fashioning incredible items from available materials, such as shell casings. Some were useful, others decorative. Discover some of these extraordinary objects of...

Carved by the Sea: Heritage Places of Bay Roberts, Newfoundland

Carved by the Sea: Heritage Places of Bay Roberts, Newfoundland

Heritage NL

Explore the history of Bay Roberts as a 20th century commercial town. With input from community members, the exhibit highlights historically significant sites, while showcasing lesser-known stories from local neighbourhoods.

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