Media Coverage


Tsilhqot’in chief featured in Historica Canada series Voices From Here

Williams Lake Tribune speaks with Russell Myers Ross, featured in Historica Canada's new video series Voices from Here.

Jun 30, 2020


Can you identify these famous Canadians of colour?

Castanet News covers Historica Canada's Canada Day poll and quizzed people on the streets of Vernon.

Jun 27, 2020

Jun 13, 2018

Pioneering gay activist Jim Egan honoured in Toronto

Radio Canada International covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

A man who helped change the life of tens of thousands of Canadians is being honoured Wednesday night in Toronto when Historica Canada releases a one-minute video to be shown online to celebrate the life of Jim Egan. Read the full story here.

Jun 13, 2018

A Minute Spent Honouring LGBTQ Heroes Now Will Help Save The Future

Huffpost features the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

I'm sure you've seen them: Heritage Minutes — those dramatized, 60-second TV spots and cinema shorts that celebrate iconic events, stories and people from Canadian history? Read the full story here.

Jun 12, 2018

Gay activist Jim Egan's fight for equality becomes first LGBTQ Heritage Minute

The National Post covers the first ever LGBTQ Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Director Stephen Dunn says making the first Heritage Minute about Canada’s LGBTQ community reminded him of the countless other queer stories which have gone mostly untold over the years. Read the full story here.

Jun 12, 2018

New Heritage Minute celebrates work of little-known gay rights advocate

CTV News covers the new Heritage Minute on Jim Egan.

Jim Egan may not be a household name for many Canadians, but to gay rights advocates, he’s a hero -- one who is now being celebrated with his own Heritage Minute, due to debut online Wednesday. Read the full story here.

Apr 19, 2018

TSS Student Enters Art Into Indigenous Arts and Stories Competition

Indian Time features the Indigenous Arts & Stories competition.

Tsi Snaihne School would like to wish Teaghan Lazore the best of luck with her drawing submission for the Indigenous Arts and Stories competition, run by Historica Canada of Toronto. Read the full story here.

Apr 09, 2018

Story of ‘Green Gables’ Author Told in Heritage Minute

The Tyee features the Heritage Minute on Lucy Maud Montgomery.

The latest of Historica Canada’s Heritage Minutes tells the story of Lucy Maud Montgomery, the P.E.I. author best known for Anne of Green Gables. Read the full story here.

Apr 04, 2018

Canadian Heritage Minute School House

Country 105 features the Heritage Minute about rural teachers.

One of my favorite Canadian Heritage Minutes is the one where the teacher really sticks it to her boss. Read the full story here.

Mar 12, 2018

Local filmmaker shows darker side of Anne of Green Gables author

CBC covers the new Heritage Minute on Lucy Maud Montgomery.

Stephen Dunn, the award-winning director of Closet Monster, a coming-of-age film about a gay teen in St. John's, directed a 60-second Heritage Minute about Lucy Maud Montgomery for Historica Canada. Read the full sotry here.

Mar 09, 2018

Owen Pallett Scored a 'Heritage Minute' About Lucy Maud Montgomery

Exclaim! highlights the new Heritage Minute on Lucy Maud Montgomery.

Prince Edward Island-born author Lucy Maud Montgomery gave Canadians one of their most beloved literary heroes with Anne of Green Gables, so it's only right that the woman was recently treated to her very own Heritage Minute by Historica Canada. Read the full story here.

Mar 08, 2018

New Heritage Minute Shows Lucy Maud Montgomery As You’ve Never Seen Her

Chatelaine reflects on the new Lucy Maud Montgomery Heritage Minute

Can you imagine a world without the iconic novel (and character!) Anne of Green Gables? Well, it almost happened. In honour of International Women’s Day, Historica Canada released a new Heritage Minutes commercial depicting Montgomery in a new light. Read the full story here