The Viceregal Lion
  1. The Governor General of Canada
  2. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston

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MacBride Museum in Whitehorse
MacBride Museum in Whitehorse

September 28, 2016 - Their Royal Highnesses visited the MacBride Museum of Yukon History which showcases Yukon’s history with a focus on the role of Whitehorse in the development of the territory.

Official Arrival in Yukon
Official Arrival in Yukon

September 27, 2016 - Upon arrival in Whitehorse, The Duke of Cambridge inspected a guard composed of members of the Canadian Rangers and Junior Rangers.

Arrival in Bella Bella,  British Columbia
Arrival in Bella Bella, British Columbia

September 26, 2016 -  Their Excellencies and Their Royal Highnesses were welcomed to Bella Bella by the Heiltsuk community with a traditional ceremony and a cultural celebration.

Official Welcoming Ceremony
Official Welcoming Ceremony

September 24, 2016 - Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were welcomed to Canada during an official ceremony in Victoria, British Columbia.

Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
Order of Canada Investiture Ceremony
September 23, 2016 - The Governor General presided over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall and bestowed the honour on 46 deserving Canadians.
Meeting with Premier of China
Meeting with Premier of China
Septembre 22, 2016 - Their Excellencies met with His Excellency Li Keqiang, Premier of the State Council of the People’s Republic of China, and Madam Cheng Hong, at Rideau Hall.
Architecture  and Landscape Architecture
Architecture and Landscape Architecture

September 20, 2016 - The Governor General presented the 2016 Governor General’s Medals in Architecture and the 2016 Governor General’s Medal in Landscape Architecture during a ceremony at Rideau Hall.

Canada Army Run 2016
Canada Army Run 2016
September 18, 2016 - Their Excellencies cheered on the more than 20,000 participants in the Canada Army Run 2016.
 Global Fund Conference
Global Fund Conference
September 17, 2016 - His Excellency met with world leaders at the Fifth Replenishment Conference of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria in Montréal.