To commemorate the service and sacrifices made by Canadian veterans at home and during international conflicts, the Nepean Museum is issuing plaques to Celebrate Canada’s Best. To be eligible, recipients must meet the following criteria:

  • Must have served with the Canadian Armed Forces, OR have served with a Canadian police force that has served overseas carrying out either military or relief services;
  • Currently reside in the boundaries of the former municipality of Nepean as they existed between 1978 and 2000 OR have resided for a substantial part of one’s life within those boundaries; and,
  • Did not receive a dishonourable discharge upon exiting the force.

Celebrating Canada’s Best plaques will be issued in the fall of 2018. If you are interested in receiving a plaque for yourself, a family member, or a friend, or would like information about the program, please email museums@ottawa.ca or call 613-580-2088 ext. 35251. The deadline for expressing interest in receiving a plaque is June 29, 2018.