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Museums, historic and heritage sites

Canada World Heritage Sites: Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park
The Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park was created in 1931 by uniting Waterton Lakes National Park in Alberta, Canada, and Glacier National Park in Montana, United States of America.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/progs/spm-whs/itm2-/site11_E.asp

Chilkoot National Historic Site of Canada
The Chilkoot National Historic Site of Canada is a former trade route of the Tlingit Indians and gateway to the Yukon for Klondike Gold Rush prospectors. Provides information on hiking the Chilkoot Trail.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/yt/chilkoot/index_e.asp

Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site of Canada
The Fisgard Lighthouse National Historic Site of Canada commemorates the significance of the first lighthouse on Canada's west coast. Includes history, natural heritage, recreational activities, and visitor information.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/bc/fisgard/index_e.asp

Fort Langley National Historic Site
The Fort Langley National Historic Site is a former Hudson's Bay Company trading fort. Includes natural heritage, history, historic map, educational resources, and visitor information.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/bc/langley/index_e.asp

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal National Historic Site of Canada
The Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue Canal is a historic waterway that links Lake Saint-Louis and Lake Des Deux-Montagnes, at the mouth of the Ottawa River. Includes cultural heritage, plants, animals, and geology.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/qc/annedebellevue/index_e.asp

Saint-Ours Canal National Historic Site of Canada
The Saint-Ours Canal is the final link in the Richelieu Canal system, dating back to the era of commercial navigaton on the Richelieu River. Includes history, how locks work, map of historic canals, technical fact sheet, geology, plants and animals.
http://www.pc.gc.ca/lhn-nhs/qc/saintours/index_e.asp