February 2013 at the Canadian War Museum

January 21, 2013

Valentines for Veterans
February 2–3, February 9–10
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Create a card and write a special message for a veteran.

In partnership with Veterans Affairs Canada


Witness to History – Korean War Veterans
February 16–18
Various times
LeBreton Gallery

Between February 16 and 18, visitors can participate in the “Witness to History” program, by speaking with Canadian veterans of the Korean War to learn about their experiences. Check the Canadian War Museum website for specific times.

In addition, 2013 marks the 60th anniversary of the armistice that ended the Korean War. For Winterlude, visitors can view a giant Korean lantern that highlights the friendship and cultural relationship that has united Canada and Korea for many years. 

The lantern is presented by the Jinju Namgang Yudeung Festival, the Jinju Art and Culture Foundation and Jinju City in South Korea, in partnership with the National Capital Commission.


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Media Contacts:

Avra Gibbs Lamey
Communications and Media Relations Officer
Canadian War Museum
Telephone: 819-776-8607
Yasmine Mingay
Manager, Public Affairs
Canadian War Museum
Telephone: 819-776-8608