Messages from the Mosaic

Canada is a country of many, ever-changing languages

Language is an important part of Canada’s national mosaic, and a crucial part of identity and culture. Almost 20% of Canadians speak more than one language at home; in fact, Canadians increasingly report having more than one mother tongue that is not English or French. In this online exhibit, learn about the changing nature of language from Canada’s past to present with text, audio, and interactive elements.