The Military Museums

TMM Lecture Series and Films

The Lecture Series is your opportunity to hear speakers from a wide range of historical and military related topics. The lectures are held Thursday evenings at The Military Museum from September until May. Unless otherwise stated, the lecture format is as follows:

Lecture Series Information

  • Location QEII Atrium at TMM
  • Reception 1800 hrs (6:00 pm)
  • Lecture begins 1900 hrs (7:00 pm)
  • Admission By donation. (Suggested donation, $10)


Upcoming Lectures

Battle of Passchendaele

Date: Thurs, 28 Sept, 2017
Lecturer: Dr. Geoff Jackson

Few battles would encapsulate the utter futility of the war better than what became known as the Battle of Passchendaele. By the time the British and Canadian forces finally captured Passchendaele village on 6th of November, the Allies had suffered over 271,000 casualties, and the German army over 217,000. The lecture will examine the reasons for the Third Battle of Ypres, the three months of warfare and the consequences of this operation.

Navy Days Lectures

Date: Saturday, 28 Oct 2017
Lecturer: Dr. Stephane Guevremont

11:00 AM - Dunkirk
1:00 PM - Canada vs the U-Boats

Date: Sunday, 29 Oct 2017
Lecturer: Jon Johnson

11:00 AM - Prince George: Canada’s only hospital ship

Note: These lectures are on a weekend. 

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