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What is Heritage?

Heritage is all Around Us
Monuments
Artifacts
Traditions

Heritage is in our
Shared National History

Indigenous Peoples
Immigrants
Society Today

Heritage in Canada

UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada
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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Canada
Natural Regions in Canada
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Natural Regions in Canada
National Historic Sites in Canada
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National Historic Sites in Canada
National Parks in Canada
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National Parks in Canada
Size of Canada's smallest National Park (km<sup>2</sup>)
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Size of Canada's smallest National Park (km2)
Size of Canada's largest National Park (km<sup>2</sup>)
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Size of Canada's largest National Park (km2)
Museums across Canada
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Museums across Canada
Artifacts conserved in Canadian museums and centers
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Artifacts conserved in Canadian museums and centers
 
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We preserve what we think is important: our memories of the past such as sites of important events, homes of important people, and things that remind us of life 100, 500, or 1000 years ago.

What does your family protect and value? What heritage do you see around you?

Family Tree

Sponsors

The Canadian Commission for UNESCO

This program is under the patronage of the Canadian Commission for UNESCO,—the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization.