1812 presents a dramatic new account of the War of 1812, as seen through the eyes of its Canadian, American, British and First Peoples participants, for whom it had surprisingly different meanings and consequences. By comparing these perspectives, the exhibition offers visitors a richer and deeper understanding of a conflict that shaped Canada’s destiny.
Content : 38 artifacts including uniforms, medals, weapons and accoutrements, musical instruments, models of battle and ship and more.
Space Required : 1500 sq. ft.
Loan Fees : Starting at $8,500 shipping included
Availability : 2013 - 2015
Where is this exhibition travelling?
|Chatham-Kent Museum, Chatham||December 21, 2013 - March 16, 2014|
|Royal Canadian Artillery Museum, CFB Shilo||April 5, 2014 - June 29, 2014|
|Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Halifax||July 19, 2014 - February 14, 2015|
|Diefenbaker Canada Centre, Saskatoon||February 15, 2015 - June 21, 2015|