25 Best Canadian History Blogs and Websites

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Here are 25 Best Canadian History Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. Canadian Museum of History Blog

Canadian Museum of History Blog Gatineau, Quebec, Canada
The Canadian Museum of History is the center for research and public information on the human history of the country.
Also in Museum Blogs
68.6K 84.7K 8.3K 1 post / month Get Email Contact More

2. Active History

Active History Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Read amusing articles, historical anecdotes, and other stories in this space. Active History is a resource to help connect historians with the public, policymakers, and the media. We publish short papers by historians on a range of topics and blog posts on historians that engage with the internet and the public sphere.
Also in History Blogs, Public History Blogs
1.9K 9.4K 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

3. Christopher Moore's History News

Christopher Moore's History News Toronto, Ontario, Canada
A shelf of historical essays and articles. I am Christopher Moore. I'm a writer. I'm a historian. Some days I'm a public speaker. Sometimes I'm drawn into cultural politics.
114 4 posts / week Get Email Contact More

4. Spacing » History

Spacing » History Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The magazine uncovers the joys, obstacles, and politics of Canada's big cities by cutting through the cynicism that often pervades any discussion about urban issues. Spacing pushes readers to think critically about how they can shape the public spaces that surround their everyday lives.
9.8K 38.4K 2 posts / month Get Email Contact More

5. Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours Blog

Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours Blog Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Forbidden Vancouver Walking Tours stages walking tours and special events that celebrate Vancouver history. We tell the stories that don't make it onto the tour buses, tales of crime, corruption, and sin.
10.5K 2.5K 8 posts / year Get Email Contact More

6. NiCHE

NiCHE Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The Network in Canadian History & Environment (NiCHE) is a confederation of researchers & educators who work at the intersection of nature & history.
1.6K 8.7K 5 posts / week Get Email Contact More

7. Borealia

Borealia Canada
Borealia is a group blog on early Canadian history, a forum for transnational thinking about northern North America in the Atlantic world to about 1870.
1.1K 3.8K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

8. Ottawa Rewind

Ottawa Rewind Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Ottawa Rewind, a blog dedicated to stories that I think are pretty cool about Ottawa and the surrounding area. Pull up a chair, grab a drink and enjoy the ride as we rewind some time.
16.5K 1 post / month Get Email Contact More

9. Heritage Calgary Blog

Heritage Calgary Blog Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Our heritage is a richly woven fabric of the sites, structures, landscapes, and stories of all people who call Calgary home. We work for the good of all Calgarians: past, present, and future.
4.1K 2.1K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact More

10. Calgary Gay History

Calgary Gay History Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Hi! I'm Kevin Allen. I'm a research lead of the Calgary Gay History Project. I am curious about what life was like for gay people in Calgary in the middle of the last century. This project also has an oral history preservation agenda; I hope to document stories from LGBTQ elders in Calgary whose stories should be recorded before they are lost.
Also in Canadian LGBT Blogs
1.1K 605 2 posts / week Get Email Contact More

11. History and Women

History and Women Alberta, Canada
Established in 2008, History and Women is dedicated to writing biographical of women in history!
278 2.8K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

12. Acadiensis

Acadiensis Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Acadiensis is one of Canada's leading scholarly journals and an essential source for reading and research on the history of Atlantic Canada. This website has been created as a space where Atlantic Canadian historians can share their research and methods as they develop.
927 1 post / month Get Email Contact More

13. Daniel Francis Blog

Daniel Francis Blog Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
I am Daniel. My goal is for this website to become a forum for the discussion of Canadian history, not as an academic specialty but as a vital part of our everyday life and culture. I have written thirty books, most of them about Canadian, British Columbia and Vancouver history. My intention from the beginning was to try to combine engaging narrative with an investigation of deeper historical themes.
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14. Today in Ottawa's History

Today in Ottawa's History Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
The purpose of this blog is to provide readers with a brief account of an interesting or important event that happened in Ottawa's history on a given day of the year. Ultimately, my objective is to have an article for every day of the year. While I will try to cover the highlights of each event, the brevity of the articles precludes a lot of detail and analysis.
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15. Canadian Baptist Historical Society Blog

Canadian Baptist Historical Society Blog Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
The Canadian Baptist Historical Society traces its origins back to the nineteenth century when Baptists passionate about their heritage began a process of preserving critical documents and studying the Baptist presence in Ontario and Quebec. Its primary focus is on the history of all Baptists in the Canadian context, but the study of Baptists around the globe is also a part of its mandate.
2.2K 54 3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

16. Library History Today Blog

Library History Today Blog Guelph, Ontario, Canada
Library History Today is a blog for those interested in the history of Canadian libraries and librarians and for the writings and methodologies in library history.
9 posts / quarter Get Email Contact More

17. Christian Roots Canada Blog

Christian Roots Canada Blog For Canada, Christian roots go as deep as the early years of exploration and discovery. They extend to the Reformation in Europe. They spread further by colonization through both Britain and France. They continued to spread with the establishment of The Fur Trade, and other economic activity, and eventually gave birth to the Dominion of Canada. Join us on an exciting journey of exploration and discovery. Read our blogs which give insights to the chronological development of our Dominion.
315 6 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact More

18. History Squad Canada Blog

History Squad Canada Blog Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
History Squad delivers webinars and virtual workshops to students in Canada, Great Britain, and USA as well as hands-on workshops in the Saskatoon area. For over 25 years, we have partnered with schools, homeschool groups and others to bring history to life for students of all ages and abilities.
552 322 3 posts / year Get Email Contact More

19. Canadian Historical Association

Canadian Historical Association Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
The CHA is the only organization representing the interests of all historians in Canada. While the CHA has always been, and will always remain, the premier organisation for those who research, write and teach Canadian history, we have made considerable progress in recent years to be more inclusive of historians practicing fields other than Canadian history.
4K 3 posts / month Get Email Contact More

20. Canadian Legal History

Canadian Legal History Toronto, Ontario, Canada
The Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History publishes work on the history of Canadian law and maintains an oral history archive. We hope the blog will prove a useful place for the wonderful community of legal historians we have in Canada.
100 1.4K 1 post / week Get Email Contact More

21. Canadian Cemetery History Blog

Canadian Cemetery History Blog Canada
Cemeteries are sites full of history and stories. Daily photos of Canadian cemeteries, gravestones, grave symbols, and grave verse. My biggest passions are the medical history and cemetery history - two subjects that often go together!
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22. Lost Ottawa

Lost Ottawa Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Lost Ottawa is a Facebook research community devoted to images of Ottawa and the Outaouais up to the year 2000.
54.6K 1.5K Get Email Contact More

23. Urbsite

Urbsite Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
URBSite is a chronicle of observations on Ottawa's architecture, urban design, and history.
12 posts / year Get Email Contact More

24. Britannia: A History Blog

Britannia: A History Blog Britannia, Ontario, Canada
This site is about the community of Britannia in Ottawa, Canada. Specifically, it is about history.
1 post / year Get Email Contact More

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Canadian History Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Canadian History. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
Lorne Bruce libraries-today.blogspot.com 37
calgarygayhistory calgarygayhistory.ca/news-2 29
todayinottawashistory todayinottawashistory.wordpress.com 28
dan danielfrancis.ca/blog 27
Mirella Patzer historyandwomen.com 27
NiCHE Administrators niche-canada.org 22
The Acadiensis Blog acadiensis.wordpress.com 22
Sean Graham activehistory.ca 19
Jessica DeWitt niche-canada.org 17
canadianbaptisthistoricalsociety baptisthistory.ca/blog 15
Ed Dunsworth activehistory.ca 14
Jim Clifford activehistory.ca 14
Keith S. Grant ( earlycanadianhistory.ca/category/research 14
lynettebloedow christianrootscanada.org/category/blog 13
greenfyre britanniaottawa.wordpress.com/blog 11
Lost Ottawa lostottawa.ca/blogposts 10
Sean Kheraj niche-canada.org 9
Daniel Ross activehistory.ca 7
Claire Campbell niche-canada.org 5
Caroline Evans Abbott niche-canada.org 4
Glenn Tkach forbiddenvancouver.ca/vancouver-history-blog 4
Andrew King ottawarewind.com 3
Daniel Macfarlane niche-canada.org 3
Denis McKim earlycanadianhistory.ca/category/research 3
Finis Dunaway niche-canada.org 3
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