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Businesses are regularly modifying their hours, access and offerings. Please contact them individually to confirm details before making plans.

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Ottawa Tourism’s Communications team supports travel media, influencers, and other journalists in their work. We pitch story ideas, organize media visits, develop itineraries, coordinate interviews, provide images and b-roll, assist with fact-checking, and more for our media contacts.

The diversity of the seasons, festival offerings, national institutions, greenspace, and interesting personalities found in Canada’s capital mean there are stories waiting around every corner—and we’re here to help you find the right fit for your project. Whether your beat is nightlife, politics, sport, craft beer, locally-made goods and farmers markets, gardening, or any other niche, we can connect you with storytellers and point you towards intriguing attractions in Ottawa. Connect with us to learn more about the destination and how we can work together!

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