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Culture Days will return September 20 – October 13, 2024.
Oakville Museum Exhibition: Preserving Peace: Souvenirs of Peacekeeping
Date and time
This activity runs the duration of Culture Days.
8 Navy Street
Free, and accepts optional pay-what-you-may donations for admission.
Offered in English.
Wheelchair accessible and has gender-neutral washrooms.
Since the invention of Peacekeeping by Lester B. Pearson in response to the 1956 Suez Crisis, Canada has assumed a leading role in missions around the world. Learn about Canada’s contribution to global peace and how Canadian peacekeepers faced considerable risks while operating in some of the most challenging environments. This exhibit is co-curated by Michael Johnson.
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Oakville Museum - Town of Oakville
The Oakville Museum offers guided tours of the historic Erchless Estate, changing exhibitions, special events and programs that tell the fascinating stories of our town. You can also visit our satellite exhibition gallery at Queen Elizabeth Park Community and Cultural Centre.
The Town of Oakville is located on Treaty 14 and 22 lands, the territory of the Mississaugas of the Credit First Nation, and traditional territory of the Huron-Wendat and the Haudenosaunee. Oakville is home to many different First Nations, Inuit and Métis peoples.
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