KEI Space Design

War of 1812

Canada Place Coorporation,
Vancouver, B.C.


The War of 1812 Experience at Canada Place commemorates the 200th anniversary of one of the major milestones on Canada’s road to becoming an independent country and carving out its identity in the world.

The War of 1812 Experience explores this critical chapter in our nation’s past with a collection of outdoor and indoor exhibits that tell the story of the war at sea, the war on land and the legacy of the conflict. The Experience includes an immersive full-sensory theatre that take the visitor back in time into the heart of War of 1812 battlefield as well as touchscreen interactive exhibits that allow visitors to explore the details of the battles and the legacy resulting from the events.

KEI Space was responsible for the overall creative direction and design of the exhibits as well as the project management throughout the project.