Canadian War Museum opens new exhibition commemorating the last 100 days of the First World War

October 25, 2018 – The Hundred Days campaign (August 8 to November 11, 1918) contributed decisively to ending the First World War. One hundred years later, the Canadian War Museum will conclude its commemoration of the First World War Centenary with Victory 1918 – The Last 100 Days. Developed by the War Museum with the generous support of John and Elizabeth Irving, the exhibition is a powerful and evocative exploration of the critical role the Canadian Corps played in the series of battles that led to the Allied victory. “Many historians consider the…

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NATO Military Intelligence Committee Conference comes to a close

The NATO Military Intelligence Committee (MIC) Conference, hosted by the Canadian Forces Intelligence Command in Ottawa from 22-24 May, concluded May 24th. The MIC Conference brought together the heads of military intelligence organizations from 29 NATO countries to discuss intelligence reforms aimed at improving support to Alliance planning, operations, and decision-making. The MIC is the principal advisory body to NATO’s Military Committee on defence intelligence issues. The MIC is chaired by a nation’s chief of defence intelligence on one-year rotations and co-chaired by NATO’s senior intelligence leader, the Assistant Secretary…

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Canadian War Museum Joins Canadian Signature Experiences

Destination Canada is pleased to announce the addition of three new members to the Canadian Signature Experiences collection. Travellers can explore powerful human rights stories from across Canada and around the world in Manitoba; learn about Canada’s military history with volunteer veterans in Ontario and hit the streets of one of Vancouver, British Columbia’s oldest neighbourhoods during a culinary tour of hidden gems. The Canadian Signature Experiences are a curated collection of extraordinary and authentically Canadian travel experiences. As diverse as the country itself, these unique experiences are offered from…

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