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Canada Day Events

Free Access on Canada Day

Canada Day is indeed a special event for all Canadians. To celebrate this day, access to all national parks and national historic sites managed by Parks Canada will be free on July 1st. Come visit us and experience a truly inspiring part of our shared natural and cultural heritage.


1812 on Tour: “A Time to Discover”

10 am to 5 pm
Visit the “1812 on Tour” kiosk presented by Parks Canada, and learn about a significant chapter in Canada’s history, as well as the most important locations, forts and buildings related to the War of 1812. With more than 20 War of 1812 sites, Parks Canada is the leading presenter of historic experiences from this pivotal era in North American history. Presented by Parks Canada. More info