National Indigenous History Month

Indigenous History-Makers

Learn about inspiring Indigenous peoples who have helped shape Canadian history.

National Indigenous Peoples Day

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


About National Indigenous History Month

Learn about National Indigenous History Month and this year's special celebrations.

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.

Delivering on Truth and Reconciliation Commission Calls to Action

Learn how the Government of Canada is responding to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission's 94 Calls to Action.

Project Naming

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

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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