Virtual Exhibits

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The Burgess Shale

The Burgess Shale

Royal Ontario Museum

Visit the Burgess Shale Virtual Exhibit and discover what life on Earth was like following the Cambrian Explosion more than half a billion years ago. Take the virtual submarine into the Cambrian seas to explore fossil, marine animals and algae and other...

In Search of the Canadian Car

In Search of the Canadian Car

Canada Science and Technology Museum

Cars have shaped Canadian landscapes, cities, and communities. They have influenced Canadians' lifestyles and even impacted popular culture. But is there such a thing as a truly Canadian car? A car may be fabricated in one country, having been designed by...

The Farmers' Bank of Rustico

The Farmers' Bank of Rustico

Farmer's Bank of Rustico Museum

The Farmers' Bank of Rustico museum celebrates the unique story of the first people's bank in Canada, its Acadian community and the people whose vision and perseverance made it possible. The Farmers' Bank arose out of the needs of the Acadian people.The...

Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Collections from Storage: A Visit to our Hidden Treasures

Musée de la nature et des sciences de Sherbrooke

The Musée de la nature et des sciences de Sherbrooke, in partnership with the Virtual Museum of Canada (VMC), has just produced a new online exhibit, as part of an initiative of Heritage Canada.This virtual exhibit lets you explore the reserve collection...

Nametau innu: Memory and knowledge of Nitassinan

Nametau innu: Memory and knowledge of Nitassinan

Musée régional de la Côte-Nord

Nametau innu: Memory and knowledge of Nitassinan is a virtual exhibit dedicated to the Innu nation in which elders pass on their skills and knowledge to younger generations. The site is split into four sections - First steps; A Guided Tour into the Innu...

Return to the wild: Evolving perspectives on Canadian Wildlife

Return to the wild: Evolving perspectives on Canadian Wildlife

Royal Canadian Geographical Society

For 80 years, Canadian Geographic has been telling non-fiction stories about the wildlife of Canada. This virtual exhibition illustrates the abiding interest of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society in the health of Canada's vast wildlife populations,...

Media Art

Media Art

Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Media artworks (artworks that rely on a technological component to function) have introduced new installation and conservation challenges for museums. Showcasing a selection of Canadian media artworks from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MMFA), this...

Climbing to the Clouds: A People's History of BC Mountaineering

Climbing to the Clouds: A People's History of BC Mountaineering

North Vancouver Museum and Archives

This story is of mountaineers, of how they were drawn to explore, map, enjoy, and fight to conserve peaks and wilderness areas in south western British Columbia and beyond. Wander through this intriguing history; see the climbers, hear their voices, and...

The Raven's Call / L'Appel de Corbeau

The Raven's Call / L'Appel de Corbeau

Bill Reid Foundation

"The Raven's Call" is the most comprehensive website dedicated to the life and work of Bill Reid, one of Canada's greatest artists. The site features a gallery of over 200 of Reid's works in a variety of media from jewelry to prints and sculptures from the...

The Lou Marsh Legacy: Honouring Canada's Top Athletes

The Lou Marsh Legacy: Honouring Canada's Top Athletes

Canada's Sports Hall of Fame

This very special exhibit is both a tribute to the legacy of sportswriter Lou Marsh and a celebration of the unique stories behind the Canadian athletes that have won the Lou Marsh Memorial Award. In a featured opening video, Brian Williams, Canada's...

Waters of life

Waters of life

Biophare

Lake Saint-Pierre was recognized as a biosphere reserve by UNESCO in 2000. Several of the territory's features led to this recognition, including the fact that this ecosystem is among the most studied by Canadian scientists. The virtual exhibition 'Waters...

The Trait-Carré of Charlesbourg: The Only Star-Shaped Village in Canada

The Trait-Carré of Charlesbourg: The Only Star-Shaped Village in Canada

Moulin des Jésuites

The virtual exhibit is about Charlesbourg's historic district, which is recognized as a model for heritage preservation. The main themes are the district's geographic layout, which is unique in Canada, its history, the way of life of its inhabitants,...

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