Chinese Canadian Women, 1923-1967 website

Discover a compelling chapter of Canadian history through the experiences of Chinese Canadian women. Their stories demonstrate the contributions they made to their communities and to Canada, and the obstacles Continue Reading →

Launch of The Ties that Bind Online Exhibit

Chinese Canadians are making history with a more inclusive interpretation of Canada’s official story in a new online exhibit that draws attention to their contributions in achieving the national dream Continue Reading →

Chinese Canadian Women 1923-1967: Inspiration-Innovation-Ingenuity

The MHSO started work on a two-year project, Chinese Canadian Women 1923-1967: Inspiration-Innovation-Ingenuity, thanks in large part to a significant grant from the federal government’s Community Historical Recognition Program. This Continue Reading →

Community Screening of Sluzhenie (Service) and Gifting of Heritage Magazine

On May 4, 2010, the MHSO, together with the Russian Canadian Cultural Aid Society (RCCAS), hosted a community screening of Sluzhenie (Service), a documentary by Alexander Gershtein. The evening also Continue Reading →

Launch of Multicultural Canada

The MHSO joined the Multicultural Canada Digitization Project Partners on March 23, 2010 at Simon Fraser University in Vancouver, British Columbia to celebrate the launch of Multicultural Canada’s aim Continue Reading →

Digitization Initiatives

The MHSO recently partnered with Documenting Multicultural Canada, contributing approximately 100 hours of interviews with Italian Canadian Women and a selection of archival photographs to the Italian Canadian Women Oral Continue Reading →

Family Stories, Treasured Memories: Exhibition and Program Website Launch

We are delighted to announce the launch of the Family Stories, Treasured Memories exhibition and website. Family Stories, Treasured Memories is a heritage sharing programme that encourages young people to explore their unique family histories, as Continue Reading →

Holiday Lights: A Celebration of Multicultural Traditions

Holiday Lights: A Celebration of Multicultural Traditions, was an exhibition that displayed at the Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre, during the winter holiday season (November 2007 – February 2008). Vaughan Mills Continue Reading →

Collection X- An Innovative Interactive Development Project

In May 2007 the Multicultural History Society of Ontario celebrated the public launch of Collection X– an innovative interactive development project, in partnership with the Art Gallery of Ontario, City Continue Reading →


The MHSO is honoured to host Legacies – a photographic exhibition celebrating the achievements and challenges of 24 Canadian immigrant women from diverse backgrounds and cultures. The exhibit will run Continue Reading →