111 Wellington St, OttawaConsidered one of the most beautiful government centres in the world, “The Hill” is home to the Senate, the House
2 Daly Ave., OttawaBuilt around 1871, the municipal centre for the visual and performing arts was formerly the site of the provincial courthouse.
OttawaSince the 1820s, farmers have set up market stalls from which they sell local produce, flowers, jewellery, clothing, and maple
OttawaSome of Canada’s most esteemed folk music legends are honoured on this downtown strip. Bronzed maple leaf-shaped plaques honour the
Central Experimental Farm, OttawaFounded in 1886, the farm’s land stretches for several hundred acres west of downtown and is designated for agricultural research.
OttawaThe falls can be viewed by crossing the Chaudière Bridge into Gatineau. Long before the arrival of French explorers in
100 Tallwood Dr., OttawaTextual and electronic records, rare books, historical publications, maps, plans, microfilms, films, photographs, postcards, documentary art, and corporate memorabilia reveal
1001 Queen Elizabeth Dr., OttawaDuring summer, this man-made lake is a popular water recreation area and watercraft such as canoes, kayaks, and paddle boats
Country Rd. 2, KingstonThe fortification’s wooden gates are the portal to 19th-century military life. This portion of the Rideau Canal UNESCO World Heritage
GatineauThe site of Gatineau, Quebec, was known as Wrightstown in the 1800s, after American industrialist Philemon Wright, who set up
OttawaMore than 35,000 hectares of unspoiled land in the Gatineau Hills (part of one of the oldest mountain ranges in
OttawaLocated in Gatineau between the Alexandra and Macdonald-Cartier Bridges, the park has views of the Rideau Falls and the Ottawa
335 Laurier Ave. E., OttawaThis national historic site portrays the lives of two of Canada’s most celebrated prime ministers — Sir Wilfrid Laurier and
395 Wellington St., OttawaExhibitions reflect on Canada’s literary, political, and social history through displays drawn from LAC’s permanent collections. Free.
25, rue Laurier, GatineauGatineau’s municipal government building houses a library, a concert hall, a restaurant, and Galerie Montcalm which presents exhibitions by artists
OttawaOttawa’s oldest park was originally developed in the early 1800s. Colonel John By’s residence once stood on this peaceful stretch
OttawaFour figures representing Aboriginal groups pay tribute to the participation of Canada’s Aboriginal community in battles that occurred in World
53 Elgin St., OttawaNorth America’s most diversified bilingual performing arts complex presents live theatre, opera, dance, and music. The National Arts Centre Orchestra
Ottawa“The Reconciliation,” the world’s only monument to peacekeepers, stands across from the National Gallery of Canada. The two converging limestone
OttawaThis memorial at Confederation Square was dedicated in 1939 by King George VI and is the site of an annual