Press Releases

Nov 07, 2014

First gold medal hockey team subject of newest Heritage Minute

Historica Canada launches new Heritage Minute READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Oct 15, 2014

Youth from all over Canada take part in citizenship-themed bingo game for Citizenship Week

Over 140 youth from the Encounters with Canada program took part in the largest-ever bilingual citizenship-themed bingo game at the Chateau Laurier, Ottawa. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 30, 2014

Canadians Agree: We are Cool, Polite, Sexy and Definitely Not Modest!

As the nation prepares to celebrate Canada Day, and Canada’s 150th in 2017, a new Ipsos Reid poll commissioned by Historica Canada, reveals Canadian attitudes on Canada, and we are definitely not modest. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jun 03, 2014

Young Aboriginal Writers and Artists Celebrated at 10th Anniversary Awards Ceremony Hosted by Nathaniel Arcand

Winners of 10th Annual Aboriginal Arts & Stories Contest Announced READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 20, 2014

“Student Citizens of the Year” take to Ottawa

Citizenship Challenge winners will explore Canadian history and culture in nation’s capital READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Mar 06, 2014

Historica Canada’s War of 1812 Program Honours Winners of Writing and Arts Challenge

Historica Canada honoured the winners of the War of 1812 Writing and Arts Challenge in a ceremony held at the Moose Factory on Thursday, March 6, 2014. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 18, 2014

Winnipeg Students Beat out over 1,000 Classrooms to Win Citizenship Challenge

Historica Canada is pleased to announce that St. John’s-Ravenscourt School is home to this year’s winners of the Citizenship Challenge. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Feb 04, 2014

Passages Canada kicks off Black History Month by showcasing stories of Black Montrealers

Passages Canada was joined by community members and students from École secondaire Antoine-de-Saint-Exupéry to celebrate Black History Month. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jan 11, 2014

New Heritage Minutes Kick Off Canada 150 Celebrations

Historica Canada is launching two new Heritage Minutes today, in honour of Sir John A. Macdonald’s 199th birthday. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Nov 27, 2013

The Canadian Encyclopedia Makes History with New Interactive Website

The Canadian Encyclopedia, Historica Canada’s authoritative source for all things Canadian, launched a new interactive website and an exciting new chapter in its history at the Gardiner Museum. READ THE FULL STORY HERE