Remembrance Day Activities 2011

Plan Your Visit

Free admission to the Canadian War Museum on Friday, November 11.


Broadcast of the official Remembrance Day ceremony from the National War Memorial

LeBreton Gallery
11 a.m.

Performances by Choirs

LeBreton Gallery

12:30 p.m.            La chorale des 2-Rives (Lycée Claudel)

1:00 p.m.            Les Choristes (Western University)

1:30 p.m.            The Ottawa Catholic School Board Chamber Choir

Throughout the day

    • Guided tours of the Museum and gallery animations, offering visitors a hands-on approach to remembering.



  • Witness to History activities will allow visitors to meet veterans of the Canadian Forces and hear how their personal experiences affected who they are today.




  • Wreath-making and season’s greetings Create a personalized poppy and send some cheer to Canadian Forces members.




  • Devin Castilloux’s flag,  with the signatures of more than 3,000 Canadian veterans of conflicts from the First World War to the war in Afghanistan, will be on display on LeBreton stage (November 4–14).




Other activities include: Memorial Hall Visitation, a lecture on the Silver Cross Medal and  a screening of the VanDoos in Afghanistan,

Dates & Times
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