Immigrant Travel Anecdotes

Danish immigrants to Canada were typically skilled, practical people, well equipped to start a new life in Canada. But despite all their preparations, getting to their destination was often the most memorable part of their adventure.

What was it like to travel from Denmark to Canada?

1 To Canada by Ship
2 Arrival at Pier 21 (Port of Halifax)
3 Crossing Canada by Train
4 Flying to Canada in the 1940s and 1950s
5 Submit Your Travel Anecdote
PLAN YOUR VISIT

Museum Hours: Open May 8th until September 7th. Thursday through Monday: 10:00am - 5:30pm. Closed Tuesdays and Wednesdays.

 

Year round on Fridays: 10.00 - 4.00 pm

How To Get Here: Take Hwy 54 West of Innisfail, AB - Turn South (left) on Range Road 31 in Spruce View - Straight through the 4 way stop in Dickson, AB. 0.8km south on the right.

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