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The Story of the Masks

The Story of the Masks

U'mista Cultural Society

Native masks are explored and the stories of the creatures they represent are explained. Visit the Story of the Masks exhibit and learn about the culture and ceremonies behind both the Native masks and the people of the Northwest Coast. Learn the...

Hands On!

Hands On!

Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library

Since 1928 the Manitoba Branch of the Canadian Handicrafts Guild has been creating works of art that symbolize the multicultural heritage of Canada. The mandate of the Manitoba Craft Guild was to search out new work and to preserve the old. From the start,...

Ilititaa... Bernier, his men and the Inuits

Ilititaa... Bernier, his men and the Inuits

Musée maritime du Québec

Discover the harsh reality experienced by the most famous French-Canadian explorer of the Canadian Arctic. Captain Joseph-Elzear Bernier was one of the foremost seafarers in Canadian history; his exploration of the Arctic Archipelago set the scene for...

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,...

A Scholar's Garden

A Scholar's Garden

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden

Explore the cultural complexity and elegance embodied in Dr. Sun Yat-Sen's classical Chinese garden. The only Chinese garden created in the last century, this "Yi Yuan" or "Garden of Ease" is typical of the private spaces found within a Ming scholar's...

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...

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....

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...

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