Press Releases


New Heritage Minute Honours Canadian Jazz Superstar


Feb 17, 2021



New Heritage Minute Highlights the World’s First Female Aeronautical Engineer


Oct 01, 2020

Heritage Minutes


Oct 29, 2009

The Historica-Dominion Institute Asks Canadians to Take Two Minutes to Remember on November 11

Remembrance Day is a day like no other in Canada. It is an occasion – once a year, every autumn – for Canadians to honour those who have served, and continue to serve, our country. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 02, 2009

WWII Veterans Gather to Preserve Their Stories at Special Montreal Events, Held by The Memory Project: Stories of the Second World War

The Historica-Dominion Institute holds a special luncheon event for local veterans to celebrate a new national digital archive initiative READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 10, 2009

Second World War Veterans Share their Stories to Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of Canada’s Declaration of War

On September 10, 1939 Canada declared war on Germany propelling Canadians into the Second World War. Today seven veterans share their experiences, as part of a national veteran initiative, of where they were when the declaration of war was made. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 08, 2009

Landmark Merger Creates The Historica-Dominion Institute - Canada’s Largest History and Citizenship Organization

The Historica Foundation of Canada and The Dominion Institute are pleased to announce that they have merged to create The Historica-Dominion Institute. This new organization is dedicated to advancing history, citizenship and identity in Canada READ THE FULL STORY HERE