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Picturing A Canadian Life: L.M. Montgomery's Personal Scrapbooks and Book Covers

Picturing A Canadian Life: L.M. Montgomery's Personal Scrapbooks and Book Covers

Confederation Centre Art Gallery

L.M. Montgomery is a Canadian cultural icon whose stories and poetry are loved around the world. This virtual exhibit gives visitors an inner glimpse of Montgomery's life and times through her scrapbooks and book covers. Author of 25 works, including Anne...

Remembrances: Canada and the Second World War

Remembrances: Canada and the Second World War

Canadian Heritage Information Network

In World War II, Canada rose far above its size and national resources and sent one of the largest forces into battle of any commonwealth nation. Canada's Second World War contribution is the subject of this moving exhibit detailing the lives and untimely...

Getting Better

Getting Better

University Health Network Artifact Collection

Explore hospital care in Canada and the advancements that have been made over the years. Learn about the past and present instruments used to treat patients for a wide variety of ailments and how they have evolved with new science and technology. When it...

Open Hearts - Closed Doors: The War Orphans Project

Open Hearts - Closed Doors: The War Orphans Project

Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre

This site follows a young orphaned group of Jewish Holocaust survivors through their immigration to Canada after World War II. From the survivors' own words, you will capture a snapshot of their lives from the concentration camps to the displaced persons'...

The Making of Treaty 8 in Canada's Northwest

The Making of Treaty 8 in Canada's Northwest

Heritage Community Foundation

Treaty 8 was a historic event that had a significant impact on the northern First Nations in Alberta. The Making of Treaty 8 in Canada's Northwest discusses the importance of this treaty and its impact on Northwestern Canada. Learn about the people...

Maison Saint-Gabriel, A Present From The Past!

Maison Saint-Gabriel, A Present From The Past!

Maison Saint-Gabriel

Virtual visit of Maison Saint-Gabriel`s architecture, smallholding and neighbourhood.

Artwork Awaiting Discovery

Artwork Awaiting Discovery

Maison Saint-Gabriel

Canadian artwork awaits discovery at the Maison Saint-Gabriel in Montreal! Explore the rich and varied history of Canadian art at this fine collection of Canadian artwork that spans the 18th, 19th and 20th centuries. Featuring artists from Lower Canada...

The Adventure Train!

The Adventure Train!

Canadian Heritage Information Network

The Canadian Train Game is a cross-Canada tour of railroad history. Crossing the entire continent, the transcontinental Canadian railway connected Halifax Nova Scotia on the Atlantic coast to Squamish British Columbia (near Vancouver) on the Pacific. From...

Holman: Forty Years of Graphic Art

Holman: Forty Years of Graphic Art

The Winnipeg Art Gallery

The town of Holman, located in the raw vestiges of the frigid Canadian North, has a rich Inuit culture that has long been expressed in world-class artwork. Explore the work of several talented Inuit artists while you navigate a gallery of their best...

Urban Life through Two Lenses

Urban Life through Two Lenses

McCord Museum of Canadian History

As a photo history of Montreal, the Urban Life through Two Lenses exhibit from the McCord Museum in Montreal juxtaposes images of old Montreal against contemporary images captured at the same location. Nineteenth century Montreal is remembered through the...

The Astonishing World of Musical Instruments

The Astonishing World of Musical Instruments

Laboratoire de recherche sur les musiques du monde

Musical instruments are common as every world culture produces sound and music. The University of Montreal Music Faculty World Music Research Laboratory is pleased to open its collection of over 500 unique musical instruments from all corners of the world....

The Trace Fossil Mystery

The Trace Fossil Mystery

Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History

Trace fossils give us insight into what ancient life and the environment was like. Learn all the details of which animals were responsible for these fossils, the different types of trace fossils and even how to create your own casts and molds! Eastern...

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