Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21

Located on a National Historic Site that served as the gateway to Canada for nearly 1 million immigrants from 1928-1971, the Canadian Museum of Immigration at Pier 21, Canada’s sixth national museum, collects, shares and pays tribute to the Canadian immigration story. 

Learn about the experiences of immigrants as they arrived in Canada, the vital role of immigration in the building of Canada and the contributions of immigrants to our country all at one unique place. The museum features hands-on activities, interactive exhibits, first-person stories and holds events and programs for families year-round.


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March 11, 2017

Museum itself wonderful avenue to engage older children in their family's own stories and entrance to Canada. Also a great way to educate about our province's and country's stories both positive and negative, on diversity!

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