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The Dewdney Trail

The Dewdney Trail

Nelson and District Museum, Archives, Art Gallery and Historical Society

In the 19th century, British Columbia or New Caledonia as it was known then, was aflood with gold fever as people rushed to take their stake of the unrivaled fortunes. One gold strike at the mouth of the Pend d'Oreille River happened to capture the...

Beauty in the Beast | The Mill at Britannia Mine

Beauty in the Beast | The Mill at Britannia Mine

The BC Museum of Mining

On the West coast of British Columbia, Canada, the Mill at Britannia Mines remains an icon of what was once a great copper mine, which was among the largest in the world. Come explore this immense industrial building, one of the last of its kind in North...

Harvests of Prince Edward Island

Harvests of Prince Edward Island

Community Museums Association

Prince Edward Island (P.E.I.) has a rich history of its people depending on the land and sea for survival. A number of major industries have contributed significantly to the developing of this Atlantic Region including well-known P.E.I potatoes, Malpeque...

On Canadian Ground: Stories of Footwear in Early Canada

On Canadian Ground: Stories of Footwear in Early Canada

Bata Shoe Museum

Canada covers a great land where extreme climate variations have required an impressive level of innovation in footwear. On Canadian Ground is an examination of the history of Canadian footwear from the traditional kamiks of the Inuit and the moccasins of...

Nature Under Glass

Nature Under Glass

Montréal Biodôme

Discover the incomparable beauty of some of the world's most diverse and unique ecosystems at Montreal's world-famous Biodome. Sheltering five real life ecosystems, the Biodome offers glimpses of life in the most extreme ecosystems; from the Antarctic to a...

North-West Mounted Police - A Tradition in Scarlet

North-West Mounted Police - A Tradition in Scarlet

The Galt

Samuel Benfield Steele was one of the first to join the North-West Mounted Police, back in 1873. By the time he retired after forty years of service, Samuel had served all across Canada. This Community Memories exhibit tells the story of the places and...

From Camp to Community: Cowichan Forestry Life

From Camp to Community: Cowichan Forestry Life

BC Forest Discovery Centre

Vancouver Island's Cowichan Valley shelters forests that once lured loggers and now support communities of forestry workers. These communities take pride and interest in their own history, from the early camps to the towns of today. We invite you to...

Journeys & Transformations: British Columbia Landscapes

Journeys & Transformations: British Columbia Landscapes

Royal British Columbia Museum

The landscape of British Columbia (B.C.) Canada changes dramatically from one part of the province to another. From the towering Rocky, Selkirk and Coastal Mountains to the gentle grasslands of the Peace district to the temperate rainforests in B.C....

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...

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,...

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...

Fire + Earth

Fire + Earth

The Burlington Art Centre

Ceramic art and artworks from 57 accomplished Canadian ceramic artists are featured in this virtual exhibit. Created as a partnership between the Burlington Art Centre and the Itabashi Art Museum, the Fire plus Earth exhibit was seen in several art...

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