Media Coverage


Celebrate all things Canadian with this quirky quiz.

Global News covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

Jul 01, 2018


True or false: Zamboni racing was included in the 1988 Calgary Olympics? And other crazy Canadian facts

The Vancouver Sun covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll.

Jun 27, 2018

Jun 22, 2012

The Canadian Aboriginal Writing and Arts Challenge winners

As the challenge’s popularity expands, so too does the quality of the submissions, says author Joseph Boyden.

Jun 21, 2012

Pine Creek First Nation student wins Canadian Aboriginal Writing Challenge

When Tommy Starr was growing up on Pine Creek First Nation, Manitoba, he often felt that something was missing inside. In his words, he felt like a "spear without a head." So his mother sent him to talk to his grandfather who is an elder in the community.

Jun 21, 2012

Shrapnel keepsake from turbulent time

Alexander Hunter keeps a piece of shrapnel from an anti-personnel bomb in a small plastic bag. The 92-year-old Second World War veteran has had it since Oct. 2, 1944.

Jun 20, 2012

Wounded vet helps record war history

Second World War veteran Glenn Rowe joins in a project that’s been touring the country

Jun 18, 2012

War Of 1812 Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of The Conflict On The Bicentennial

On June 18, 200 years ago, the United States signed a declaration of war against Great Britain, pitting itself against British forces mostly in Upper and Lower Canada.

Jun 17, 2012

Memory Project visiting Hamilton Wednesday — asking vets to share their stories

Veterans from the Second World War and Korean War are being asked to share their stories with the Historica-Dominion Institute on Wednesday in Hamilton.

Jun 17, 2012

Local teenager chosen as national ambassador

A Truro teenager has been chosen as a French for the Future ambassador of 2012.

Jun 14, 2012

Sunny Uppal puts “Canadian Values in action”

The Historica-Dominion Institute has a “mission to help all Canadians come to know the fascinating stories that make our country unique”.

Jun 14, 2012

#LoveCanada: 'A Few Of Our Favourite Canadian Things'

We reached out to our friends at the Historica-Dominion Institute about our #LoveCanada project and they graced us with a song!

May 25, 2012

Korean War vet shares piece of history

The story of Canada’s involvement in the Second World War and Korea was preserved for future generations Friday as part of the Memory Project.