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Blog: Spy Camp Week 1, The Art of Espionage

The first week of Spy Camp 2019 was a blast! Our Spies-in-Training sharpened their espionage skills. This included: mastering obstacle courses learning Morse Code becoming skilled at how to properly disguise yourself when on a mission, and they even constructed a...

Diefenbunker Appoints a New Executive Director

The Diefenbunker team is pleased to announce the appointment of Christine McGuire as our new Executive Director for the museum.Christine has more than 13 years of experience in the museum and heritage sector here in Ottawa. Throughout her career, Christine has...

The Diefenbunker's Executive Director Christine McGuire smiles and looks over her left shoulder.

Adventures from the Coldest Part of the Cold War

Picture this: it’s 1960, you’re 19 years old and you’ve just been appointed as Canada’s youngest radar technician and you’re now on your way to spend the next three years in the freezing cold Artic Circle. Sounds like a pretty exciting adventure, right? Well, have...

Mission Report- Easter at the Bunker

Classified: Top SecretAgent ‘X’: Status Report: Egg Hunt Training to Commence Reports around the Bunker confirm that Peter Cottontail codename “Easter Bunny” will be entering the Bunker on March 31, 2018. Reports confirm that he will be hiding special eggs which...

March 14 is Pi Day!

It's March 14 which can only mean one thing- it's Pi Day! In honour of this most nerdy of holidays we here at the Bunker got to thinking about what you can buy for $3.14. All though some of the things we found are pretty cool, what is cooler than an underground...

Mike and Ike and Milk Duds candy
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