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The Bishop Who Ate His Boots

The Bishop Who Ate His Boots

Old Log Church Museum

Missionaries who ministered in Canada's Arctic faced incredible obstacles and challenges. This is the story of some of the Arctic missionaries in the late 1800s and early 20th century, including the bizarre and harrowing 51-day journey of Bishop Isaac O....

Fort Selkirk - Virtual Museum

Fort Selkirk - Virtual Museum

Government of Yukon

Fort Selkirk is the historic living museum on the Yukon River. For centuries, Fort Selkirk was a trading settlement for the Selkirk Nation and the Coastal Tlingit. When the Klondike Gold Rush hit, the town grew enormously and was almost the capital of the...

University of Alberta Museums KidZone

University of Alberta Museums KidZone

Museums and Collections Services

KidZone is an interactive web site for kids where they can go on mysterious adventures, play games and learn about research being done by University of Alberta professors. Children can gain a better understanding of what research entails and how it relates...

Through the Eyes of the Cree

Through the Eyes of the Cree

The Allen Sapp Gallery

Cree artist Allen Sapp captures Cree culture through his art and paintings. Recognized around the world as one of Canada's preeminent artists, Sapp maintains the Allen Sapp gallery in North Battleford (Saskatchewan), near the Red Pheasant Reservation where...

Saguenay - An Exceptional Fjord !

Saguenay - An Exceptional Fjord !

Musée du Fjord

The Saguenay Fjord is one of the largest yet least known Fjords in the world. Granting access to the mineral rich heartland of central Quebec, the Saguenay Fjord is an essential piece of the St. Lawrence River seaway. Starting at the St. Lawrence River,...

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...

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