COVID-19 Update

Ottawa Tourism’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors. As we welcome travellers back to our region, please consult our Visiting Ottawa safely page for the latest COVID-19 information. When making plans, please confirm details with businesses and entities directly as parts of our website may not reflect current offerings.

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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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