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

From July 3rd – 31st, enter our Selfie Contest for a chance to win $1000 for yourself AND $1000 for a historic place!

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.

Places To Explore

Choose a historic site below to discover more details or view all our places.

Halifax Citadel National Historic Site

Halifax, Nova Scotia
Step back in time to learn what it was like for soldiers to live and work in this fort.
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Montgomery’s Inn Museum

Toronto, Ontario
Montgomery’s Inn Museum highlights the historical role played by the Inn as a tavern, f…
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Ireland House Museum

Burlington, Ontario
About Museums of Burlington:   Museums of Burlington proudly celebrates local heritage t…
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Duck Lake Regional Interpretive Centre

Duck Lake, Saskatchewan
Experience the frontier for First Nations, Métis and pioneer society during 1870-1905. Th…
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Events To Enjoy

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Live! In Filberg Park Presents: Summer Pop-ups in the Park

Filberg Heritage Lodge and Park

3 July - 29 August, 2021 | All Day

July 1st Celebration

Unity & District Heritage Museum

1 July, 2021 | 12-5pm

Le mouvement pittoresque au XIXe siècle

Domaine Joly-De Lotbinière

3 July, 2021 | 13h à 14h30

Latest Blog Post

16 June, 2021  | Articles

When you think of “historic sites,” you may picture a huge fort or famous archaeological dig. However, heritage is all around us. In fact, there’s probably a hidden historic gem not far from your home awaiting your discovery. A day trip or mini getaway can give you a whole new perspective on Canada’s past. History […]

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