Virtual Museum of Canada and
The Virtual Museum of Canada (VMC) showcases a rich collection of high-quality heritage content online, bringing together in innovative and dynamic ways the stories and treasures entrusted to Canadian museums.
VMC Image Gallery
View WDM images in the one of the world's largest online heritage gallery and presents images from museum collections across the country.
VMC Exhibit - Highlights of Canadian Collections
The "Highlights of Canadian
Collections" project is a broad survey of Canadian heritage represented in
museums by collections of fine arts, ethnology, history, natural sciences,
and archaeological sites. Twenty-nine museums have each selected 10 to 15
images from their collections and have provided a photograph of their
institution. In addition to being used in this project, the images will be
added to the National Inventories and to the Guide to Canadian Museums and
Also available in French, Vedettes des Collections Canadiennes.
This resource (accessed through the Canadian Heritage Information Network) contains millions of collection records and hundreds of thousands of images from hundreds of museums across the country. It is used by national and international heritage professionals to research and discover the fascinating world of Canadian cultural and natural collections.