Exploring the Hammer!

The City of Hamilton might be best known for its numerous waterfalls that dot the Niagara Escarpment, but the City has a settlement history dating back to the early-1800s. With a downtown core rich with heritage, the City also boasts numerous national  historic sites that contribute to telling the history of Canada. These sites include Dundurn Castle, the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum and the Battlefield House Museum and Park.


Road Map

Hamilton, Ontario to Hamilton, Ontario

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Atlantic Canada’s Hidden Histories

Shelburne, Nova Scotia to Fredericton, New Brunswick 40 places
geocaches that demonstrate the rich, diverse histories of Atlantic Canada.
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Black Islanders

Cardigan, Prince Edward Island to Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island 4 places
The surprising Black history of Prince Edward Island.
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50 Great Saves: The Heritage Railway Stations Protection Act

Duncan, British Columbia to McAdam, New Brunswick 10 places
In 1990, the Heritage Railway Stations Protection Act came into effect after years of lobbying with the help of the National Trust for Canada. The act has granted over 150 railway stations federal legal protection across the country including the Duncan train station in Duncan, BC and the McAdam Railway Station in McAdam, New Brunswick.
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Afro-Nova Scotia

Halifax, Nova Scotia to Middle Sackville, Nova Scotia 9 places
The geography of Black urban Halifax and Windsor encompassing the waves of Black migration
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