Arts, culture & heritage
Learn about Canada's arts, cultures and heritage, its Aboriginal Peoples, official languages, geography, history, multiculturalism, celebrations and commemorations, as well as funding opportunities available to Canadian artists, athletes and organizations.
Find online exhibits, learn about funding opportunities, key federal players and how they promote and contribute to the success of Canadian artists, and the arts and culture industry.
Learn about Aboriginal Peoples and the importance of celebrating and preserving their art and cultures.
Access archives, records and search tools to learn more about Canada's historic sites and military history, members of your family or those who served in the Canadian Armed Forces. Recognize the sacrifices of those who fought for Canada.
Read up on our official languages, their history, and remarkable vitality.
Find places, digital maps, quizzes, facts, geographical information and learning resources about Canada.
Get information about state funerals and national commemorative ceremonies, royal tours of Canada, Canada Day, Veterans' Week, and Winterlude in the national capital.
Search for programs and funding opportunities for Canadian artists, athletes, and organizations.
Take part in games on the Black History and Asian Heritage Months, and find information on awards, history and commemoration.
Keep up with major sporting events, and find information about programs and financial support that are available to athletes and teams across Canada.
Language Portal of Canada
Access Canadian resources and tools on all aspects of English and French, including TERMIUM Plus®, a terminology and linguistic data bank, and numerous tools that deal with grammar, punctuation, typography, translation and vocabulary.
75th Anniversary of Canada's Engagement in the Second World War
September 10, 2014, marks the 75th anniversary of Canada's entry into the Second World War. Learn more about our country's remarkable contribution to the war effort during its six long years (1939-1945).
Commemorations of the First and Second World Wars
The year 2014 marks the centennial of the beginning of the First World War and the 75th anniversary of the beginning of the Second World War.
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