Ottawa Tourism

Culture in the capital

Home to seven national museums, Canada’s capital is the country’s cultural headquarters. Ottawa’s museums feature the world’s largest indoor collection of totem poles, giant locomotives, dinosaur replicas and whale skeletons – as well as epic summer exhibits. Best of all, you can save when you visit three museums in three days with the National Museums Passport!

 

National Gallery of Canada

Ottawa’s seven national museums

Boasting seven of Canada’s nine national museums, Ottawa is the perfect place to soak up the country’s culture, all in one place!

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Gaugin: Portraits

National Gallery of Canada

Gauguin: Portraits. A world-first premiere!

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Neanderthal

Canadian Museum of History

Neanderthal. Crude cave dweller or close cousins?

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Pterosaur: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs

Canadian Museum of Nature

Pterosaur: Flight in the Age of Dinosaurs. Flying reptiles as big as fighter jets!

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Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius

Canada Science and Technology Museum

Leonardo da Vinci – 500 Years of Genius. Step inside his brilliant mind.

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Highland Warriors

Canadian War Museum

Highland Warriors. An enduring military icon.

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Canada’s National Museums Passport

Canada’s National Museums Passport

Discover how Canada’s National Museums Passport helps you save when you visit several museums in Ottawa.

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