COVID-19 Update

Ottawa Tourism’s top priority is the health and safety of our community and our visitors, and we look forward to welcoming visitors back to the region. While Ottawa is in the reopening stages of COVID-19, 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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Awesome adventurous activities in Ottawa
Zipline, jump, fly, paddle and speed your way through the Ottawa region! Try these adrenaline-pumping activities to make unforgettable memories.
TD Place, Ottawa Redblacks
Guide to 2021 pro sports in Ottawa
Check out the fun professional sporting events you can attend live in Canada’s capital, including hockey, football, soccer, basketball and rugby.
Interzip Rogers
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.
National Gallery of Canada
Ottawa’s seven national museums
Visit seven of Canada’s nine national museums in one city! Ottawa is the perfect place to immerse yourself in Canadian culture, history and more.
OWL Rafting
Epic whitewater adventures on the Ottawa River
Get your whitewater fix—a gentle splash or world-class high adventure—by rafting, tubing and kayaking within the city or in Ottawa’s nearby countryside.
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.
Byward Market view from the Andaz Hotel Cooper, Spirits and Sights
Where to watch sunsets in Ottawa
Find the perfect spot in Canada’s capital to watch some of the country’s best sunsets: picturesque waterways, urban patios, hidden locations, and more.
Paddle Boarding on the Ottawa River
Paddling paradise - flatwater fun in Ottawa
From May to October, Canada’s Capital is a water-lover’s dream. Whether you want to try canoeing, kayaking or standup paddleboarding for the first…

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