Discovering history in Canada really is a moving target

Consider, among many, these examples: a seemingly-typical residential Toronto neighborhood with a mystery past of factories, air travel and early automobiles; a patch of land thousands of kilometres from here where tragedy and triumph inter-mingle in fact and memory; a tiny community in our Far North where Inuit people have carved out a living for more than 1,000 years – and created internationally-acclaimed art in the process. Wherever and whatever we find, it’s all there waiting for us – along with the lessons each of those places can teach.

By Anthony Wilson-Smith, President & CEO, Historica Canada

Places

Road Map

Toronto, Ontario to Cape Dorset, Nunavut

Popular VisitLists

Eight inspiring historical gardens across Canada

British Columbia to Wallace, Nova Scotia 8 places
Eight inspiring historical gardens across Canada.
View VisitList

Perkins House Museum

Shelburne, Nova Scotia 1 place
This colonial gem, built in 1766 is a must see while visiting Liverpool.
View VisitList

Klondike Gold Rush History

Whitehorse, Yukon to Carcross, Yukon 8 places
Visit the places experienced by stampeders during the Klondike Gold Rush of 1898!
View VisitList

Historic Parks of Montreal and Quebec

Price, Québec to Montréal, Québec 10 places
A tour of Historic Parks and Landscapes of the City of Montreal and Province of Quebec.
View VisitList