Harper Government to Unveil New Celebration of Canadian History

October 26, 2012 - Gatineau, Québec— Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird will make an announcement regarding a new national initiative to showcase Canadian history.

Date: Friday, October 26, 2012
Time: 10 a.m. (Eastern Time)
Location: Canadian Museum of History, 100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Grand Hall

Note: A photo opportunity will take place before the Minister’s announcement that will be of interest to news and sports editors alike. A second photo opportunity is planned for 10 a.m.

  • Media are required to present proper identification for accreditation.
  • Media representatives interested in covering the 9:15 photo opportunity should arrive on site no later than 8:45 a.m. ET.
  • Media must register at the media desk located on site upon arrival.
  • Live coverage can be facilitated by calling Passport Canada media relations.

For more information, please contact:

Media relations
Passport Canada
819-934-3837