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Keystone, The Centrepiece of the Breton Collection

Keystone, The Centrepiece of the Breton Collection

Breton and District Historical Museum

This exhibit looks at the founding of the Breton area in south central Alberta circa 1909. The area was originally scouted and settled by William Allan, an African American who came to Canada trying to escape the institutionalized racism that was being...

Harbour Island (Then and Now)

Harbour Island (Then and Now)

Old Mill Heritage Centre

Harbour Island is a 30 acre island that was once a playground for the rich and famous. It is about 20 km north of Kagawong Ontario on Lake Huron just off of Manitoulin Island. The 12 building yachting and fishing resort celebrated its glory days in the...

An 'attraction cluster' through Community Co-operation. Creamery Square Tatamagouche Nova Scotia,

An 'attraction cluster' through Community Co-operation. Creamery Square Tatamagouche Nova Scotia,

Sunrise Trail Museum

In the 1990s, Tatamagouche dreamed of revitalizing Creamery Square. Could a tourist attraction be created by uniting small local museums, a private collection and the Archives to form a Heritage Centre in the former Tatamagouche Creamery?With imagination,...

A History of Lakelse Hot Springs

A History of Lakelse Hot Springs

Heritage Park Museum

Today, the mineral pools at Mt. Layton Hot Springs Resort are not open to the public. The waterslides sag further each year, and half of the buildings on the property have sat vacant since a regional economic decline in the 1990s, plastic tacked along the...

Ksiitsikominaa: The Thunder Chief Gallery

Ksiitsikominaa: The Thunder Chief Gallery

Fort Whoop Up National Historic Site

The Kainai (originally known as the Weasel people - "A pai sti tapi") of south-western Alberta, also known as the Blood, have always been known as skilled artists and creative crafts people. The early explorers and fur traders noticed the elaborate...

A Shape in Time: The Filberg Festival's 30-year History

A Shape in Time: The Filberg Festival's 30-year History

Filberg Heritage Lodge and Park

The Filberg Heritage Lodge and Park is nine acres of beautifully-landscaped grounds situated on the waterfront in the seaside town of Comox, BC on beautiful Vancouver Island.Saved from commercial developers in 1979 by members of an astute and far-sighted...

The Great Tsunami of 1964

The Great Tsunami of 1964

Alberni Valley Museum

This exhibit explores the history of The Great Tsunami of 1964, how this natural disaster shaped the future of the two communities of Alberni and Port Alberni, and the impact on individual community members in these twin cities. The history is told through...

We Remember: Gaspesian Youth Explore their Military Heritage

We Remember: Gaspesian Youth Explore their Military Heritage

Bay Chaleur Military Museum

This virtual exhibit gives a voice to Gaspesian youth, allowing them to explore, take pride in, and express their military heritage. Working with the students and staff from New Richmond High School in New Richmond, Quebec (Grades 3-8) the Bay Chaleur...

Fairfield Comes Alive

Fairfield Comes Alive

Fairfield Museum & National Historic Site

Fairfield, a Moravian mission within the wilds of the Carolinian forest of southwestern Ontario, is the first settlement of Europeans within the present day confines of the Municipality of Chatham-Kent in 1792. The peaceful settlement was located along the...

Towns-past and present of South Central Saskatchewan

Towns-past and present of South Central Saskatchewan

Assiniboia and District Historical Museum

The nearly sixty communities of this exhibit - hamlets, villages and towns, past and present - were built by the same people who settled in the districts and through the years worked and struggled to make a living and a real home for their families in the...

Ambroz Blacksmith Shop, Mossbank SK

Ambroz Blacksmith Shop, Mossbank SK

Mossbank and District Museum Inc.

Blacksmithing was perhaps the most vital industry in small prairie towns during the first half of the 20th century. It both produced needed equipment and articles and, as importantly, kept them in operable condition. As well, blacksmiths generally did...

ART-i-FACT: 88 East Cordova

ART-i-FACT: 88 East Cordova

Gallery Gachet

This exhibit presents glimpses of an artistic community's evolution at the forefront of avant-garde, alt-mainstream art within the walls of the Boyd Building at 88 East Cordova Street, Vancouver. It offers artefacts from Gallery Gachet's archive, photos...

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