Stories define our history. Defining Moments Canada offers an innovative approach to exploring and sharing the diverse voices of our Canadian heritage.


The Spanish Flu

100 years ago, the Spanish Flu Pandemic killed as many as 100 million people worldwide. The impact on Canada was catastrophic. Shine a light on a flu story from your family or community by participating in our national research contest, Recovering Canada.

Upcoming Project

JUNO75: ABOVE & BEYOND | 2019 marks the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Thousands of Canadians served and sacrificed to ensure the operation was successful. Help us tell their stories, and join us on April 1st when we unveil our new resources!