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Discover the country’s best attractions, celebrations and flavours in Ottawa, Canada’s capital!


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Unofficial Museums
Ottawa is known as the city of museums, so we turned every point of interest into Unofficial Museums!
Byward Market, fall
Event calendar
Find out what’s happening in Canada’s capital up to a year in advance by searching our online Event Calendar.
Canadian Museum of History
What’s on at museums in Ottawa
Planning to visit Ottawa’s many fascinating museums? Get all the info you need, including hours, ticket access, programming and other practical details.

Upcoming events

Ottawa Senators Hockey Club
Ottawa Senators
Take in the electric atmosphere of an NHL game in Canada’s capital and watch pro hockey players compete in the national winter sport.
York Street Farmers' Market
York Street Farmers' Market
A brand-new producer-only market, offering great produce, prepared food, and other local products.
Rideau Canal - cycling
NOKIA Weekend Bikedays
On weekends—and even some weekdays—you can bike, walk, run and in-line skate on several car-free parkways in the Ottawa-Gatineau region.
Join the roaring crowds at TD Place Stadium at Lansdowne as Ottawa’s Canadian Football League (CFL) team battles for a chance at the Grey Cup.
Poutinefest on Sparks Street
Get ready to eat, sleep, and breathe poutine for four days straight! This event showcasing Canada's favourite indulgence offers traditional and exotic…

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Looking for the ultimate patio spot in Ottawa? Check out some of the best restaurants, cafes, bars and pubs with outdoor spaces, by neighbourhood.

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