Vimy monument

100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

The Government of Canada will mark the 100th anniversary of the First World War and the Battle of Vimy Ridge with commemorative ceremonies on April 9, 2017, at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial in France and the National War Memorial in Ottawa.

Important information for those planning to attend ceremony in France

Due to heightened security in France, anyone planning to attend the 100th anniversary ceremony at the Canadian National Vimy Memorial site in France on April 9th must register online by February 28, 2017.

 Visit Veterans Affairs Canada for more information.

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