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Ottawa Insider Blog

Ottawa Tourism's official blog is the perfect resource to stay updated on what’s new, what’s happening and what’s coming up in Canada’s capital.

Canada Science and Technology Museum
What’s happening in the Ottawa area
Check out some of the fun events and activities taking place in the Ottawa region this week, including the weekend! Visit this page each week for highlights of what’s going on in Canada’s capital.
Rideau Canal Ottawa Locks
Ottawa Virtual Tours, Exhibitions, Activities and Performances
With options like livestreamed performances, virtual brewery tours and online exhibitions, there are countless ways to virtually experience Canada’s…
Canadian Museum of History
Museum and attraction programming this summer in Ottawa
You can once again visit many of Ottawa’s popular museums, historic sites, and other attractions! Some sites are offering regular programming (and…
National Gallery of Canada
Ottawa COVID-19 staycation: Things to do in Stage 3
Check out what you can see and do during your staycation in Ottawa this summer 2020.
#MyOttawa Pass
Exclusive discounts for Ottawa residents with #MyOttawa Pass
Plan your own staycation getaway and take advantage of exclusive deals with the free #MyOttawa Pass! Save while having fun and supporting local businesses in Canada’s capital.
Mill Street Brew Pub Ottawa, beer
Must try summer craft beers in Ottawa
With summer finally here you’re going to want a few good thirst-quenching craft beers on hand and we’ve got just the list of new releases from Ottawa…
Camp Fortune Mountain bike trail
Mountain Biking in Ottawa
As a cycling destination, Canada’s capital region boasts over 800 kilometres (497 miles) of beautiful recreational pathways, as well as a range of off…
Cycling in Ottawa
With more than 800 kilometres (497 miles) of beautiful recreational pathways, Canada’s capital is a cycling enthusiast’s dream destination. Biking…

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