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Learn more about things to do, places to go and where to eat while staying in Ottawa!

Best Toboggan Hills in the Ottawa-Gatineau Area

With snow on the way, we have compiled a list of the best toboggan hills in the Ottawa and Gatineau area.  Read More

On Stage this January 2017 in Ottawa

Check out what’s happening on stage this month in Ottawa.  Read More

Ottawa 2017: Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday

This will be the biggest Canada Day celebration the country has ever seen! But the fun will not be limited to July 1. From new exhibitions at Ottawa’s national museums, to special performances and exciting technological installations in Ottawa’s downtown core, special events will be taking place all year long.  Read More

The National Gallery of Canada Reveals the Past, Celebrates the Present, and Probes the Future

The strength of the National Gallery of Canada lies in its collection of art, especially Canadian art, and its accessibility to the public across the country.  Read More

New Years Eve 2017 Parties in Ottawa

There is no shortage of parties happening in the nation’s capital to help ring in the new year. Here are some popular options.  Read More