COVID-19 Update

February 11th, 2021

The CCGW  has decided to remain closed to visitors despite the easing of some restrictions on museums  by the Quebec government. The decision was made to protect staff, volunteers and visitors. 

Visitors can continue to use our online resources through our website. Researchers may schedule an appointment for consultation of non-digitised materials by contacting

Please contact with any other questions.

Welcome to the Canadian Centre for the Great War

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School Visits

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The Rats in the Walls


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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