COVID-19 Update

September 29th, 2020

The museum is presently closed to all visits due to the declaration of a state of maximum alert in Montreal by the Quebec government.

Visits will resume at a later date. Thank you for your understanding.

Welcome to the Canadian Centre for the Great War

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School Visits

Our mission is to engage young minds


The 1914 Toy Shortage


Inside the CCGW collection

Current Exhibitions

Memories of War

Canadian soldiers during the First World War through diaries from the Centre’s collection


Reflections on Internment in Canada during the First World War

'This Place is a sure Hell'

Private Clarance Booth and his experience at St. Eloi

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