This week marks the 80th anniversary of the unveiling of the Vimy Memorial. The legacy of Vimy extends to the monument itself as a fine example of our cultural heritage. Designed by Walter Allward, it pays a lasting tribute to our people and is recognized globally as an important piece of innovative Canadian art.
Share your favorite images of the monument with us from Monday July 25 to Friday July 29. Our top three favorite photos will win a Vimy Foundation prize pack!
1. Post a photo that highlights the beauty and meaning of the Vimy monument on Twitter or Instagram.
2. Tag @vimyfoundation and use the hashtag #VimyMemorial80. Winners will be announced on Monday August 1.
Thank you to Hanna Smyth for the beautiful photo of our Vimy Pilgrimage Award students at Vimy in April 2016.