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The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

The Life and Art of W. A. Goodwin

Victoria County Historical Society

Although overlooked for years, the work of painter W.A. Goodwin (1840–1940) has recently been rediscovered. Explore the life of this remarkable man, 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.

When World War II Came to Bell Island, Newfoundland

When World War II Came to Bell Island, Newfoundland

Bell Island Heritage Society and Shipwreck Preservation Society of Newfoundland and Labrador

Exploring the arrival of the Second World war in Newfoundland, this exhibit tells the story of two German U-boat attacks off the coast of Bell Island. Shocked by the sinking of four Allied ships, and the deaths of 65 sailors, Bell Islanders sprang into...

Top Secret War: London Ontario’s Hidden Radar History

Top Secret War: London Ontario’s Hidden Radar History

Secrets of Radar Museum

Discover the crucial role played by radar during the Second World War, as well as the Canadians behind this technology. Until recently, the use of radar and the experiences of the people behind it were sworn to secrecy. This exhibit reveals the stories of...

Iningat Ilagiit: Connecting through the Cape Dorset Archive

Iningat Ilagiit: Connecting through the Cape Dorset Archive

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

Through this online resource, the McMichael Canadian Art Collection offers unique access to works created by artists from Kinngait (Cape Dorset). Visitors are invited to browse some 4,000 works, and to create their own sharable virtual exhibits. ...

Partners in Design

Partners in Design

The Stewart Program for Modern Design

Embark on a journey exploring the integral role of design in everyday life. Good design, defined by its simplicity, functionality and innovation, is a fundamental part of our lives, and a powerful force that has evolved over time. This exhibit explores...

The Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon: 30 Years of Passion!

The Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon: 30 Years of Passion!

Musée de l’accordéon

Discover an international festival that has been wowing audiences for over thirty years. The Carrefour mondial de l’accordéon, in Montmagny, Quebec, brings together performers from Canada and elsewhere for a festival that combines music, fun and...

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