The Canadian Museum of History is Canada’s national museum of human history. It is located in the Hull area of Gatineau, Quebec, directly across the Ottawa River from Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. The museum’s primary purpose is to collect, study, preserve, and present material objects that illuminate the human history of Canada and the cultural diversity of its people. Formerly the Canadian Museum of Civilization, the name of the museum was changed in 2013 to the Canadian Museum of History.
Our Heritage: models of repatriation. From colonial past to reconciliation, a conversation between Canada and Australia
Centre Culturel Canadien
December 09th, 2019
19:30 - 21:00
How can the restitution of a people’s heritage pave the way for reconciliation? This issue of restitution has long been debated in Canada and Australia, and the issue of the restitution of colonial artifacts has recently been in the news...