Doors Open Ottawa
June is here and with it comes double digit temperatures. Slap on your sunscreen and go find a patio because summer is here!
This weekend is Ottawa’s annual opportunity to explore a side of the city that is rarely available to the public. Doors Open Ottawa 2017 runs for two days and the list of buildings this year is longer than ever.
Each summer, the City of Ottawa hosts the second-largest Doors Open architectural event in North America. This year, over 150 historically, culturally, and functionally significant buildings will be featured during Doors Open Ottawa in honour of Canada’s 150th birthday!
[youtube width=”600″ height=”450″]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvLXqeQIua4[/youtube] The rain should clear up by the weekend, Ottawans, so plan on getting out and enjoying the sun! This week, we’re giving away tickets to Winchester Warm’s album launch – read on to find out how you can win. Summertime should perhaps be re-cast as weddingtime – ’tis the season of nuptials, […]
Post by Siu Hong Yu, volunteer extraordinaire with the Library Association of the National Capital Region. What’s the first image that comes to mind when you think about the National Gallery of Canada? Not the humble Library and Archives, I would guess, which is tucked away at the northeast corner on the second floor opposite […]