Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 hosts Toronto mayor as Fascinating Canadian Keynote Speaker

Toronto Mayor John Tory is set to give the keynote speech at the upcoming Luncheon with a Fascinating Canadian fundraiser in support of the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21. Canada’s newest national museum—located at the historic Pier 21 immigration gateway in Halifax—is hosting the fundraiser on October 27 from noon to 1:30 p.m. in the Imperial Room at the Fairmont Royal York Hotel, 100 Front Street West.

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Albertans Invited to Connect with Canada’s National Immigration Museum in Edmonton

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 will hold its Annual Public Meeting (APM) in Edmonton on Thursday, September 22, 2016 from 5:30 to 7 p.m. at the Legislative Assembly of Alberta, 9820 - 107 Street, Edmonton. The public and media are welcome.

Hosting the APM in Edmonton allows the national museum to meet Canadians and newcomers who may not have the opportunity to visit onsite in Halifax, Nova Scotia. The public will have a chance to engage with members of the Museum’s board of trustees and its senior leadership team.

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New Temporary Exhibit at Pier 21 Commemorates 125th Anniversary of Ukrainians in Canada

The Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21 is pleased to present Journey to Canada: Ukrainian Immigration 1891-1900. This temporary exhibit commemorates the 125th Anniversary of Ukrainians in Canada.

The exhibit explores the events that led Ukrainians to leave their homes in the Austro-Hungarian Empire and their first experiences in western Canada. Many Ukrainians who immigrated to Canada came through Halifax.

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