Visit Ottawa’s only French-language museum to discover and learn about the habits and customs of the local francophonie.
The Vanier Museopark is a non-profit organization in the heart of Vanier, a popular neighbourhood just east of downtown Ottawa. Through its exhibits, talks, workshops, school programs and interpretive tours, the Vanier Museopark allows curious people of all ages — and all cultures — to celebrate the rich heritage and history of its community.
The Vanier Museopark’s authentic sugar shack in the heart of an urban sugar bush is the only one of its kind in the world. It hosts the Sugar Festival, a family-friendly annual event that promotes the culture of maple syrup as well as Franco-Ontarian and Aboriginal artists.