Northern Lights 2021— Virtual sound and light show

The sound and light show on Parliament Hill will travel across the country this summer! Experience Northern Lights 2021 in the comfort of your home. Discover Canada’s great achievements and key moments in our history through short videos.

Northern Lights highlights 3 significant dates

In 2021, Northern Lights commemorates 3 moments that have marked our country. This is a unique way to learn more about our history!

The 50th Anniversary of the Multiculturalism Policy

Did you know that in 1971, Canada was the first country in the world to adopt a multiculturalism policy? The policy celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2021.

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The 75th Anniversary of Viola Desmond Challenging Racial Segregation

On November 8, 1946, Viola Desmond challenged racial inequality. Her stand against segregation represents an important step in the struggle for rights in Canada.

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The 100th Anniversary of the Discovery of Insulin

In 1921, Canadian researchers discovered insulin, a treatment for diabetes that has saved millions of lives. To this day, this discovery is one of Canada’s greatest contributions to modern medicine.

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