Persons, places and events that illustrate defining moments in Canada’s history.
Search the directory, and learn more about the conservation of historic places.
Working with Indigenous partners and communities to protect special places and share their stories.
Understanding and protecting human history.
People and events that have shaped Canada’s history.
Sharing our outstanding natural and cultural heritage with the world.
Raising awareness and promoting stewardship of rivers.
A single source of information about historic places in Canada.
A culinary journey through Canada’s history. Over 60 recipes submitted by Parks Canada staff.
Review of national historic designations
Some historic designations include dated or insensitive content that does not reflect what is known or important to say about the country's history today. Parks Canada maintains a list of designations that are being prioritized for review.