Christmas is coming to the Parl​iament of Canada

Confederation Hall showcases symbols of Canada’s provinces and territories. The main hall of the central block of Parliament Building The Parliament Buildings were designed in the Gothic Revival style, which was popular during the late 19th century. The Parliament Buildings are older than Canada. Construction began in 1859, when new buildings were needed to house the […]

Musée canadien de l’histoire pittoresque

The history of the Canadian Museum of History began in 1856 with the establishment of a museum by the Geological Survey of Canada. “To enhance Canadians’ knowledge, understanding and appreciation of events, experiences, people and objects that reflect and have shaped Canada’s history and identity, and also to enhance their awareness of world history and […]

Immerse yourself in the king of beauty & scent

Named after Paeon, Physician to the Gods, the first modern peony was groom widely in medieval England, especially in monastery gardens, although ancient peonies were said to come from China. Legend tells that mischievous nymphs hid in the petals of the peony causing this magnificent flower to be given the meaning of bashfulness. In eighth […]