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Ottawa Tourism’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors. While the local COVID-19 situation is constantly evolving, our website may not reflect current offerings. Please contact each business or entity directly before making plans.

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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.

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Canadian War Museum
What’s on at museums in Ottawa
Wondering what to do indoors during COVID-19 in Ottawa? Visit our fascinating museums! Find out what’s open, how to get advanced reservations, and more.
Cheese Fondue
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.
View of Byward Market from Copper Spirits and Sights, Andaz
Cozy heated outdoor patios in Ottawa
Wondering where to meet friends or family for food and drinks outside this winter? These heated outdoor patio spaces will keep you warm and comfy.
Children enjoying maple taffy at Fultons Pancake House and Sugar Bush
Maple syrup fun in the Ottawa region
Experience maple traditions this late winter and spring! Visit local sugar bushes, see how they produce maple syrup, eat maple treats and enjoy the atmosphere!
Brew Donkey, Dominion City Brewing Co. tour
Ottawa’s hopping craft beer scene
Love the local flavours of craft beer? Visit over four dozen breweries within the city, order their brews in restaurants, pubs or or at events, and take fun bus tours.
Mer Bleue Bog
Explore Cumberland
Hike, ski or snowshoe through the natural beauty of Mer Bleue Bog and explore a century old village in Ottawa’s rural east.
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Eat and shop local at these businesses that give back
Looking to make a difference in the community while you shop and dine? Choose these Ottawa-based social enterprises and community-minded businesses!
Watsons Mill
Visit Rideau-Goulbourn
Browse the shops and grab a bite on Manotick Main Street, stop by a vineyard blanketed in snow, then head to Marlborough Forest for some snowshoeing.

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