Tale of Two Towns … Resolute and Grise Fiord

August 31, 2017

Resolute is a small hamlet located on Cornwallis Island (74°41’ 51” N 094°49’56” W) with a population of just under 200 souls. It is a foreboding and lonely place. The Inuktitut name is Qausuittuq – literally “the place with no dawn”. The community is named after the HMS RESOLUTE. read more

Across the Top of the World Travelling Exhibit Blog

October 1, 2015

In 2015, the Education Coordinator at the Vancouver Maritime Museum travel through the Northwest Passage with our travelling exhibit “Across the Top of the World”. Follow her daily blog and photo diary through the journey. read more