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Canadian

With seven national museums, Parliament Hill, iconic Canadian treats and year-round outdoor events and activities, the Ottawa region is as Canadian as it gets. Experience the entire country's culture, sights and flavours - all in one place!

Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Discover Canada’s aviation and aerospace history—from the 1909 Silver Dart to the International Space Station—at one of the world’s finest museums in its field.
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Canada Science and Technology Museum
Learn about steam locomotives, telescopes, cameras, gold miners, climate change, hydroelectricity and much more through temporary and permanent exhibitions at this interactive, family-friendly museum.
Canadian Museum of History
Canadian Museum of History
Canada’s most-visited museum presents the events, people and objects that have shaped the nation. This architectural gem is located in Gatineau, Quebec, directly across the Ottawa River from Parliament Hill.
Canadian Museum of Nature
Canadian Museum of Nature
Explore the fascinating science related to fossils, mammals, minerals, birds, plate tectonics, Arctic discovery and more in a historic building minutes from Parliament Hill.
Canadian Tulip Festival
Canadian Tulip Festival
Welcome spring’s warmth at the world’s largest tulip festival! This lively annual celebration features sweeping beds of jewel-like tulips, fireworks, music, family fun and more.
Canadian War Museum
Canadian War Museum
Delve into Canada’s rich military history through artifacts, personal stories, artwork, photos and interactive presentations. This striking museum is also known for its symbolic architecture.

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