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Canadian Museum of History

A Medieval Holiday Break

Families travel back in time this holiday season to a world of kings and queens! Experience the wonder of the Middle Ages with hands-on fun! In honour of the magnificent exhibition Medieval Europe – Power and Splendour, explore medieval traditions through play, craft and other hands-on activities.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire ?

After the hullabaloo and heatstroke of the long weekend has passed, we are faced with another beautiful weekend in our city, and no limit of ways to fill it. Bluesfest starts with a bang on Thursday night and rolls right on through the weekend. If Lebreton Flats is not your destination of choice, mix it up a little bit with a poutine in Gatineau, a soccer game, some classical music or a Shakespeare play for a little culture.

Where to enjoy the 2018 Canadian Tulip Festival

Wandering around Ottawa and Gatineau, you may have already spotted one of the surest signs of spring in the region. Close to one million tulips have been planted for the 66th Canadian Tulip Festival, kicking off Friday May 11 and continuing until Monday May 21.

New Year’s Eve Weekend Roundup

Just like that, 2017, Ottawa’s big year, is over. With so much going on over the last year, it seems fitting that we celebrate the end of 2017 and welcome 2018 with a bang.

Weekend Roundup: Quoi faire ?

Well folks, we’ve had a few snowfalls and this Friday we flip the calendar to December. Whether you want to bundle up inside or get cozy with some hot chocolate outside, we’ve got you covered this weekend!