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Culture & History

Come experience the local culture of Thunder Bay. From live theatre to incredible art there is something exciting and  engaging happening year round. It's often said art brings communities to life and nowhere is this more true than in Thunder Bay. In recent years the art scene has exploded, brinigng vibrancy, creativity and inspiration to every corner of the city.

From the rich cultural heritage of the Indigenous people and the early days of the European fur trade, to the golden age of mining and forestry, Thunder Bay is steeped in history dating back centuries. Find a piece of the past right here in the present as you explore the unique museums and historical park.

  • Visit The Trunk – your source for Thunder Bay’s arts, culture and heritage scene. Learn about local projects, check out exhibitions, concerts and events, or connect with local creative professionals.​