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October 25, 2012 16:30 ET

Media Advisory: Harper Government to Unveil New Celebration of Canadian History

GATINEAU, QUÉBEC--(Marketwire - Oct. 25, 2012) - 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.

Contact Information

  • Media relations
    Passport Canada
    819-934-3837