Virtual Exhibits

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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....

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...

The Commissariat 3D Reconstruction Project

The Commissariat 3D Reconstruction Project

Paul Amirault

The Rideau Canal starts at the Ottawa Locks and stretches to connect Kingston, Ontario, with Montreal, Quebec. Built to aid in the defense of Canada, the canal opened in 1832. Designed by the Royal Engineers under Lt. Colonel John By, the Rideau Canal took...

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...

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...

The Force in the North

The Force in the North

MacBride Museum

The story of the Mounties in the Yukon is told through the eyes of the men who served in the North. The romance of the North is illustrated with movies, photos and stories. Life is described in video interviews with retired Mounties and their families....

The Fungus Among Us

The Fungus Among Us

Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History

The mushrooms and fungus among us are a kingdom of their own! The fungus kingdom is the largest branch of living species on Earth. The Nova Scotia Museum of Natural History presents The Fungus Among Us, a virtual exhibit featuring fungi in all its forms,...

The Human Side of Lake Saint-Pierre

The Human Side of Lake Saint-Pierre

Biophare

Recognized in 2000 as a world biosphere reserve by UNESCO, the Lac-Saint-Pierre region is known for the exceptional features of its natural environments and for the importance of its human ownership. Thanks to 360-degree panoramic photographs, you can dive...

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,...

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...

The Painting Project

The Painting Project

Galerie de l'UQAM

The Painting Project proposes to delineate the practice of recent painting in Canada for a wide audience, based on exhaustive research in a didactic register and with a selection of 60 works by as many artists. The ambition is to provide a broader view of...

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...

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