Category Archives: Canada’s History

Time for a fall getaway!

An announcement from the Canada History magazine.  Note the item below entitled “Beyond the Trenches.”


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Interpreting the Indian Act

A new exhibit at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg identifies issues with the Indian Act and challenges people to think about its historical and continuing impacts on Indigenous people across Canada.
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Beyond the Trenches

As Canadians mark the centennial of the end of the “war to end all wars,” here are some national historic sites on the home front that enrich and enhance our knowledge of the First World War.
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Ottawa’s Blue Sea Bog

Just ten kilometres southeast of Parliament Hill, the Mer Bleue Bog is known as the “hidden jewel” of Ottawa’s greenbelt. Explore one of its many trails to discover a boreal landscape that is atypical for this region. Read more

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Blackfoot Legacy

One hour east of Calgary, on Alberta’s Siksika Nation, is Blackfoot Crossing Historical Park. The cultural, educational, and entertainment centre promotes and preserves the Siksika Nation Peoples’ language, culture, and traditions. Read more

Ghosts of Gold

When Allen Macartney embarked on a 1,500 kilometre solo canoe and hiking trip to retrace the Klondike gold rush route, he encountered the ruins and relics of mining settlements that at one time were bustling spots in Yukon.
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Last Chance! Secure Your Spot On The Great War Album Tour

From Canada’s History magazine.


Book your spot by June 15th!
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CANADA’S GREAT WAR ALBUM TOUR

Last chance — book by June 15, 2018!

Immerse yourself in the narrative of this historic region by travelling on this specially curated tour, created in partnership with Canada’s History and EF Go Ahead Tours, the world leader in international education.

Join Mark Collin Reid, Editor-in-Chief of Canada’s History and author of “Canada’s Great War Album,” as you make your way from the Vimy region to the Normandy Coast. By exploring the locations that were the backdrops for pivotal battles and attending on-tour lectures led by Reid, you’ll gain a new perspective on the events that took place throughout World War I.

Click here to reserve your spot now or call 1-800-719-9805.

Itinerary

Travel through the First and Second World historic sites.
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Mark Collin Reid

You will travel with Canada’s History magazine editor Mark Collin Reid.
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Your tour package includes

8 nights in handpicked hotels
8 breakfasts
5 dinners with beer or wine
Guided sightseeing tours
Expert Tour Director & local guides
Private deluxe motor coach

Tour Highlights

Vimy Ridge Memorial
In Flanders Fields Museum
Menin Gate Last Post Ceremony
Juno Beach Centre
Mont-Saint-Michel
Eiffel Tower photo stop

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