The following is a list of the most requested publications and resources and how to obtain them.
- Criteria and Guidelines for evaluating subjects of potential national historic significance
PDF or HTML
- Brochure on the Grave Sites of Canadian Prime Ministers
PDF or HTML
- Directory of Federal Heritage Designations
This directory lists all the places, people and events of national historic significance designated by the Canadian government.
- Historical research documents
The Documentation Centre of Parks Canada National Historic Sites Directorate holds a large collection of research reports and documents on Federal Heritage Designations (events, people and sites), heritage railway stations, federal heritage buildings and various Parks Canada publications.
- Standards and Guidelines for the Conservation of Historic Places in Canada
- Brochure on the National Historic Designations
- Educational materials
Parks Canada’s web site offers classroom-ready educational resources that will enhance the students' learning experiences about Canada's national historic sites, national parks and national marine conservation areas.
- Tourist information on national historic sites
Are you planning a trip and would like to explore national historic sites? If the places you are considering are administered by Parks Canada, our Information Service can help you plan your trip. Call 1-888-773-8888 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. Most national historic sites are the property of municipal governments, religious congregations, individuals or companies. Some are open to the public, some are not.