25 February 2017: Antiques 150 at Museum London
The Royal Canadian Regiment Museum will be participating in the 5th Annual Heritage Fair organized by London Heritage Council; the event will be hosted by Museum London. Bring your own antique, artifact, or heirloom and have it assessed by heritage experts or professional appraisers. You can also view artifacts, photographs, and memorabilia commemorating 150 years of Canada presented by 20 local museums and heritage organizations.
Reserve a space with heritage expert/appraiser at londonculture.ca/heritagefair.
30 March 2017 @11am:
Vimy, Symbol of Canada. The Royal Canadian Regiment in the First World War
An all-immersive experience, bilingual, virtual reality, hands-on interactive, artefacts and archives recently uncovered to mark the Centennial of the First World War while featuring a symbol of Canada in its 150th Year. Many companies have worked for this project, each and every one contributing their unique expertise (RedRhino, SimWave Consulting, Canadigm) . Professor Jonathan Vance is our guest speaker for the opening event and press conference Last, but not least, the project was possible with funding from the Directorate of History and Heritage, Section 5 Museums and Historical Collections.