Alphabetical Order

Discover new aspects of the history of Canada in the 19th and 20th centuries through thematic tours.

Divided into five major themes and five time periods, these thematic tours may be accessed three different ways, by: Web tours (documented images, in HTML), movie clips (QuickTime version) and movie clips (Flash version).

Featured Thematic Tour

Happy Birthday, Miss Fanny! A 19th-Century Toy Story

New Brunswick Museum

For her daughter Fanny's eighth birthday, Emma Jack transforms an ordinary doll into Lady Blanche Paulet, the fictional niece of a British officer who has stayed with them a couple of weeks earlier. Lady Blanche's wardrobe exemplifies with striking clarity the fashions and customs of a segment of New Brunswick in the early 1860s.


First Nations




Society / Daily Life

Politics / Economy

Technology, Industry & Commerce