Aviation Museum Needs Your Help

Written by Danielle Metcalfe-Chenail on 07 November 2011.

JH Mossie working-on-engine

The Canadian Air & Space Museum in Toronto is facing closure and eviction from its historic Second World War location at Downsview. Please take a moment to explore the site past and present and learn about this heritage issue.


CASM front facade. For more on the history of this building, please click here.


 Workers at the Downsview Plant during the Second World War. To learn more about its history during this era, please read this recent CBC News article, "Historic Downsview building slated for demolition"


 deHavilland Canada Chipmunk on display


 CASM gift shop and entryway


 To visit CASM's website and learn more about how you can support its "save the museum" efforts, please click here.