As the month of July comes to end, so does Historic Places Days 2021! This year was a record-breaking year with more historic sites registered and more virtual tours than ever, bringing Canada’s diverse history into your home via zoom and social media. #HistoricPlacesDays, made possible in part by the support of Parks Canada, brings awareness to Canada’s historic sites, garnering support, and recognition for places, […]
VisitExperience the history
This summer we invite you to time travel by virtually visiting historic places across Canada. Hundreds of sites are waiting to be discovered. Every place, a story: choose yours.
WinParticipate in contests
Stay tuned for contests for the 2022 season!
In 2021, we hosted our annual Selfie Contest for a chance to win $1000 for yourself AND $1000 for a historic place! We also hosted a #VisitList Contest, prizes included one of fifteen $500 VIA vouchers and a feature in the National Trust for Canada’s magazine, Locale, for the historic places mentioned the most!
ShowRegister a historic place
Participating sites receive national exposure and access to resources for organizing events and attracting new audiences. If you own or operate a historic site and are interested in participating in 2021, register today.
Dunvegan Provincial Park
Beautiful valley, river crossed by Alberta’s only suspension bridge, historic buildings.
Nellie McClung Heritage Site
Visit the only 2 of Nellie McClung’s homes in Canada that are open to the public.
See a variety of stone tools and beautiful beadwork. Learn about pre-European fishing and …
Canadian Energy Museum
We showcase the ongoing story of energy heritage and history from rig to windmill.