See & Do

10 of the Must-See Places in Ottawa

Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Points of interest: Aircrafts and other collection depicting Candadian civil and military aviation history

Canadian Museum of Nature
Canadian Museum of Nature
Points of interest: Natural sciences exhibits

Canadian War Museum
Canadian War Museum
Points of interest: Artifacts and exhibitions that provide a glimpse to the country’s military past

Dows Lake
Dows Lake
Points of interest: Scenic views, the Dows Lake Pavilion; various activities like biking, canoeing, and kayaking among others

Lower Town
Byward_Market_Ottawa
Points of interest: Byward Market, Major’s Hill Park, National Gallery of Canada

National Archives of Canada
National Archives of Canada
Points of interest: Exhibits and collections like music sheets, paintings, sketches, and more

National Gallery of Canada
National Gallery of Canada
Points of interest: Eye-catching architecture, galleries featuring various collections including aboriginal art and temporary exhibitions among many others

Parliament Hill
Parliament Hill
Points of interest: The impressive Parliament Buildings, the Centre Block, the Peace Tower

Rideau Canal
Rideau Canal
Points of interest: Ch√Ęteau Laurier, the canal and locks, skating and various events during winter

Upper Town
Bank of Canada Ottawa
Points of interest: The Bank of Canada building, boutiques and department stores, cafes and restaurants