Historica Canada provides educators, students and all interested Canadians with a variety of educational programs, events and resources that help Canadians—young and not-so-young—engage in meaningful ways with our history, identity and shared citizenship.
The Citizenship Challenge has tested the knowledge of more than 240,000 students since 2010. Participants study for and write a citizenship exam, based on the version taken by actual citizenship applicants.
Heritage Minutes our collection of Canadian 60-second short films depicting a significant person, event or story in Canadian history.
The Memory Project
The Memory Project invites veterans and Canadian Forces members to share their military experience with fellow Canadians, young and old. Through an online archive and speakers bureau, more than 1.5 million Canadians have heard their stories.
The Canadian Encyclopedia
The Canadian Encyclopedia, a free, bilingual online resource and the only established national encyclopedia of its kind in the world, offers the largest collection of authored, accurate and continually updated articles focused on Canada’s history and culture. To date, the Encyclopedia’s growing collection contains more than 24,000 bilingual articles by some 5,000 authors.