National Indigenous History Month

National Indigenous Peoples Day

On June 21, celebrate the heritage, diverse cultures and outstanding achievements of First Nations, Inuit and Métis!

Project Naming

Help identify First Nation, Métis and Inuit individuals, enrich Canada's historical records and connect community members with their past.


Indigenous history

Learn about the history of Indigenous peoples in Canada, Indigenous contributions to the War of 1812, reconciliation and more.

United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Find out about Canada's commitment to implement this declaration.

Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada

Learn about the impact of the residential school system, the experiences of former students and the 94 calls to action made by the commission in its final report.

History: Crown–Indigenous relationships

Learn about the historical relationship between the Crown and Indigenous peoples in Canada.

First Canadian Arctic Expedition

Learn about the expedition and how it laid the foundation for the future of Canada’s development in the Arctic.

Indigenous and northern success stories

Find stories about community-driven projects to improve the lives of Indigenous peoples and Northerners.

Kids' Stop

A fun zone for kids loaded with information about Indigenous history, culture and languages, games, stories and classroom resources for teachers.





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