World Heritage in Canada

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Map of World Heritage in Canada

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Legend

  • Cultural
  • Natural
  • Mixed
  • Tentative

World Heritage Sites

SiteInscribedCategoryReviewsRating
Anticosti 2023 Natural 1 2.17
Canadian Rocky Mountain Parks 1984 Natural 8 4.59
Dinosaur Provincial Park 1979 Natural 8 3.66
Glacier parks 1979 Natural 5 4.24
Grand Pré 2012 Cultural 8 2.6
Gros Morne National Park 1987 Natural 10 4.26
Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump 1981 Cultural 10 3.22
Joggins Fossil Cliffs 2008 Natural 8 2.99
L'Anse aux Meadows 1978 Cultural 8 3.4
Miguasha National Park 1999 Natural 5 2.58
Mistaken Point 2016 Natural 7 3.73
Nahanni National Park 1978 Natural 4 4.37
Old Town Lunenburg 1995 Cultural 7 3.27
Pimachiowin Aki 2018 Mixed 1 3.46
Québec 1985 Cultural 9 3.72
Red Bay Basque Whaling Station 2013 Cultural 6 2.94
Rideau Canal 2007 Cultural 6 2.75
SGang Gwaay 1981 Cultural 4 3.06
Tr’ondëk-Klondike 2023 Cultural 2 3.1
Waterton Glacier International Peace Park 1995 Natural 7 4.04
Wood Buffalo National Park 1983 Natural 4 3.01
Writing-on-Stone / Áísínai’pi 2019 Cultural 5 3.08

Tentative List

SiteAddedScheduledCategoryReviewsRating
Gwaii Haanas 2004 Mixed 2 100%
Hecate Strait and Queen Charlotte Sound Glass Sponge Reefs Marine Protected Area 2018 Natural 1 100%
Ivvavik / Vuntut / Herschel Island (Qikiqtaruk) 2004 Mixed 0 N/A
Qajartalik 2018 Cultural 0 N/A
Quttinirpaaq 2004 Mixed 0 100%
Sirmilik National Park and Tallurutiup Imanga (proposed) National Marine Conservation Area 2018 Mixed 0 N/A
Stein Valley 2018 Cultural 0 100%
Transatlantic Cable Ensemble (C) 2022 Cultural 1 100%
Wanuskewin 2018 2026 Cultural 0 N/A
Yukon Ice Patches 2018 Cultural 1 0%

Former Tentative Sites

SiteAddedRemovedReviews
Ile Funk 1980 1996 0
Ile Prince Léopold 1980 1996 0
Lac La Ronge ou les Parcs de Quetico 1980 1996 0
Le fleuve Thomsen 1980 1996 0
Les Grandes Lacs (Bai de George/Fathom Five) 1980 1996 0
Les Pingos de Tuktoyktuk (McKenzie delta) 1980 1996 0

Country info

Official Name
Canada
Region
Europe and North America
WHC location
WHC member

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