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

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All Quiet Below the Western Front


Inside the CCGW collection

Current Exhibitions


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

After the War

Coming Home and Fitting In at the End of the Great War

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