Ottawa Tourism

Epic March Break in the Capital

Ottawa’s abundance of indoor and outdoor attractions makes it the perfect destination for fun, interactive and stimulating March Break activities! And its location on the border with Quebec means that much of the special programming is offered over both school break weeks. So gather the kids and get ready to have a blast during March Break in Canada’s Capital!

Get wild

Looking for some untamed excitement? Go on an unforgettable Canadian safari through animal habitat at Parc Oméga or get up close and personal with scaly creatures at Little Ray’s Reptiles. March is a great time to get wild in the capital!

Get sticky

March is peak maple season in and around the Ottawa area and there are infinite ways to savour the delicious Canadian liquid gold. Take a look at our sweet suggestions for Maple Syrup Fun.

Get cultured

Ottawa’s museums and arts attractions are known for inventive March Break programming like spy camp, drama camp and space training. Plus, they offer tons of interactive daily activities related to permanent and special exhibits. Take your pick from the many unique cultural experiences happening this March Break.

No matter how old your kids are or what they’re interested in, Ottawa’s got you covered this school break! Visit our March Break Activities page for even more fun ideas.