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Napoleon and Paris | Canadian Museum of History

<b>Discover the complex relationship between a legendary man and one of the most beautiful cities in the world.</b><p>Napoleon’s extraordinary life is …

Introduction | The Harbinson Collection

The Harbinson Collection<p>A Passion for Canadian Furniture and Decorative Arts<p>This online exhibition presents more than 150 objects chosen from the 350 …

Decoy

Canadian Museum of History, 2015.2.13, IMG2015-0324-0009-Dm<p>This wooden decoy of a female black duck is one of the only known decoys made to attract …

Canadian History Hall

First Peoples build enduring relationships with the natural world.<p>Archaeological evidence suggests that First Peoples began to spread all across …

Canada's wrinkle in time: Museum puts new twist on national history

DRAWING BY GSM(DEGREES), CANADIAN MUSEUM OF HISTORY<p>At the Canadian Museum of History in Gatineau, Que., historians and curators are using a $30-million overhaul to take a nuanced look at the past 13,000 years – from the migrations of the Stone Age to Syrian refugees – in a new, curvy space. Daniel …

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Exploring Our History in the Canadian Stamp Collection exhibition

Since 1981, October has been designated National Stamp Collecting Month in many countries, including Canada. Postal services often issue new stamps …

Giant Image of Canada Installed

Development of the new <b>Canadian History Hall</b> has just taken another major leap forward with the installation of a giant map of Canada, as seen from …

New Severn Post Archaeological Project: The Excavations Begin

<i>This is the fourth post in a series by Dr. Jean-Luc Pilon about the work he is conducting as part of the New Severn Post archaeological project.</i><p>One …

Thetford Mines

Projectile point

Canadian Museum of History, RbJu-1:1083, IMG2008-0583-0123-Dm<p>The earliest inhabitants of the Canadian Arctic were excellent stone workers. This …

Laurier in Two Dimensions: Sir Wilfrid Laurier in the Canadian Museum of History’s Archival Collections

Patriotic poster commemorating the tenth anniversary of the death of Laurier, published in the newspaper La Presse, February 16, 1929. The poster …

Cigar box

Canadian Museum of History, 1999.124.18, IMG2009-0063-0129-Dm<p>Sir Wilfrid Laurier was born 175 years ago, on November 20, 1841, in Saint-Lin, Quebec. …