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Information for residents and visitors during COVID-19

Here are some ways you can still enjoy Ottawa during this time:

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Virtual experiences

Lean in and discover, or sit back and be entertained with virtual tours and performances from Ottawa.

Ottawa’s resilient tourism community

The tourism industry continues to show its resiliency through acts of “caremongering,” good faith, and by taking their experiences online.

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Ottawa Insider Articles

A growing collection of articles about all things Ottawa–written by people who live and work here and by visitors.

Resources for travelers

Ottawa International Airport Authority
Ottawa International Airport

Get the latest updates on air travel including health and safety measures.

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VIA Rail Canada

Get the latest updates on train travel including health and safety measures.

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Canada Border Services Agency

International travel information from CBSA including the latest status on border openings.

Guidance on health & safety

We encourage everyone to refer to official Public Health and government sources of information, as well as to follow the protocols that have been announced, such as frequently washing your hands with soap and water; avoiding touching your eyes, nose, and mouth; and staying at least 2 metres (6 feet) away from other people.

A note on mental health

These times can have a significant effect on mental health, and we encourage everyone to look after their own mental wellbeing.  You can find more support and information at Ottawa Public Health.

Other COVID-19 resources

City of Ottawa
City of Ottawa

The City of Ottawa’s official source for the most up to date COVID-19 information.

Government of Ontario
Government of Ontario

The Province of Ontario’s official source for the most up to date COVID-19 information, including the status of emergency orders.

Government of Canada
Public Health Agency of Canada

The Government of Canada’s official source for the most up to date COVID-19 information.

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