Artefacts Canada

Thanks to the important contribution of this country's heritage institutions, the Artefacts Canada database contains close to 4 million object records and approximately 800,000 images from Canadian museums. This important source of information is made available to museum professionals and the public.

Search Artefacts Canada - Humanities

Art objects, social history artefacts, and much more.

Portrait of a woman

Search Artefacts Canada - Natural Sciences

Examples from the natural world.

Close-up of a butterfly


Note: Archaeological Sites Database is no longer part of Artefacts Canada.

If you are a Canadian organization with automated collections information we welcome you to become a part of this initiative and add to Artefacts Canada.