Press Releases

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

Oct 22, 2013

Minister Alexander Hosts Historica Canada’s The Amazing Citizenship Race Competition for Citizenship Week

Canada’s Citizenship and Immigration Minister Chris Alexander led local students in a quiz show competition against local journalists at the Canadian Museum of Civilization. READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Sep 26, 2013

Passages Canada launches videos exploring Canada’s distinct diversity

Passages Canada, was joined by the Honourable Minister of Education Clyde Jackman, students from St. Bonaventure's College and Holy Heart High School and community members for a discussion on Canadian identity to mark the launch of beCOMING Canada READ THE FULL STORY HERE

Jul 02, 2013

Historica-Dominion Institute renamed Historica Canada

Stephen Smith, Chairman of the Board of The Historica-Dominion Institute, announced today that effective September 3, 2013 , the organization will change its name to Historica Canada. READ THE FULL STORY HERE