The Museums will serve as a positive influence in the community, broadening the scope of knowledge and understanding of the world we live in. The Museum will enhance the quality of life of our community through the delivery of activities and events that promote an understanding of the contributions and sacrifices of our military forces. The Museums are an important public relations tool of Garrison Petawawa.

Garrison Petawawa Military Museums Mission

As an accredited DND facility, Garrison Petawawa Military Museum is dedicated to the collection, preservation, interpretation and exhibition of objects that are historically significant to the history of Garrison Petawawa and the Units and Regiments of Garrison Petawawa.

The Museums achieve these missions by:

  • Preserving and promoting the remembrance of our military past
  • Recognizing the service of Canada’s military personnel in peace and war through the education of the public, with emphasis on Canadian youth
  • Fostering of identity through the provision of training opportunities for military personnel
  • Nurturing an understanding of Canada’s military forces and their role in national and international conflicts and humanitarian efforts
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