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The Potato Industry: Alive in O'Leary, PEI

The Potato Industry: Alive in O'Leary, PEI

Prince Edward Island Potato Museum

We invite you to join us on a journey of learning about the potato, from its beginnings as a wild food source in South America, to its current status as the fourth largest commercial crop in the world. The community of O'Leary, where the humble potato has...

From Tree to Sea: Boat Builders of the Sunshine Coast

From Tree to Sea: Boat Builders of the Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast Museum & Archives

Boat building has provided the means of transportation for generations of Sunshine Coasters. Many pioneers built their boats from materials salvaged from the beaches and the abundant forests. What type of life did these boat builders lead? Meet this...

The Joy of Effort - A History of Physical Activity

The Joy of Effort - A History of Physical Activity

Mill of Kintail Conservation Area

From its very early beginnings, the citizens of Almonte, Ontario, have always been physically active, whether it was the demanding labour the early settlers undertook to carve out the homesteads or the more organized recreational activities they sought to...

School Days Gone By

School Days Gone By

Morse Museum and Cultural Centre

The School Days Gone By exhibit, produced by the Morse Museum and Cultural Centre, outlines various aspects of rural school life in Saskatchewan from 1912 to 1979. This exhibit allows people to reminisce or learn about the types of items you would see in a...

A Prairie Mountain Promenade

A Prairie Mountain Promenade

Prairie Mountain Regional Museum Inc.

A Prairie Mountain Promenade walks viewers through the history, showcased at the new Prairie Mountain Regional Museum (PMRM), of this region of Southwestern Manitoba. It begins with an explanation of the "Big Trail", as locals called the famous Fort Ellice...

Hamilton Mack Laing

Hamilton Mack Laing

Comox Archives and Museum

This exhibit captures the life and work of Hamilton Mack Laing. This naturalist, author, photographer and artist made his home in Comox on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Born in 1883 in Ontario, Laing grew up on a Manitoba farm, attended art school in...

2K40

2K40

Montréal Science Centre

Have you ever dreamed of exploring the cosmos? Fast forward to 2040 where your country is searching for the best candidates for a mission to Mars and see if you have what it takes to stay alive on a space shuttle mission. Brought to you by the Montreal...

Northern People, Northern Knowledge

Northern People, Northern Knowledge

Canadian Museum of Civilization

The First Canadian Arctic Expedition ranks as one of the boldest undertakings in the history of exploration. Leaving Nome, Alaska, in the summer of 1913, these Canadian explorers mapped most of Arctic Canada. Aided by the Inuit, the scientists travelled by...

Acadia - Lifestyles in the days of our ancestors

Acadia - Lifestyles in the days of our ancestors

Village Historique Acadien

Acadian history in the Maritime provinces of Canada dates back to the 17th century. Acadian history is rich with culture, and here you can learn about their lifestyle, architecture, food and their daily life with educational games and a tour of Acadian...

The Inuvialuit Place Name Virtual Exhibit

The Inuvialuit Place Name Virtual Exhibit

Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre

Inuit identity is expressed through place names. This virtual exhibit translates these names from the Inuvialuktun language into English as it traces a route map through dozens of traditional Inuit settlements. Starting near the Mackenzie River delta,...

Great Upper Canada Adventure

Great Upper Canada Adventure

Strathroy Middlesex Museum

Try your hand at the life of a settler on the Sydenham River. This interactive game takes you through several of the challenges settlers had to face in Upper Canada.

SydenhamDiscovery.ca

SydenhamDiscovery.ca

Strathroy Middlesex Museum

The Sydenham River in Southwestern Ontario winds through one of Canada's most ecologically and historically significant regions. Home to over 2500 unique species, the richest farming land in North America, the first commercial oil wells in the world and...

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