Day Trip: Almonte and Carp | June 9, 2018


WHEN: Saturday, June 9, 2018

Join Heritage Ottawa on a special day-long field trip to historic Almonte and Carp!

Our bus trip offers two fascinating guided tours, the Mississippi Valley Textile Museum in Almonte, where we’ll learn about the history of the woolen industry in the Mississippi River Valley and its impact on the social, cultural and industrial development of the region, and The Diefenbunker, Canada’s Cold War Museum in Carp.

In between the tours we’ll be enjoying a tasty sit-down lunch at the Juke Joint Soul Kitchen in Carp.

When: Saturday, June 9, 2018 from 8:45 am to 4:00 pm
Where: Meet at 8:45 am at Arts Court, 2 Daly Avenue for a 9:00 am departure to Almonte by bus.
Cost: $35 per person includes round-trip bus transportation and all guided museum visits.

Please note: Lunch is not included in the price of the trip.

Space is limited and pre-registration is required.


To register, visit the DONATION page on our website to make a $35 payment via Paypal. Please mark "Almonte/Carp Trip" in the "Commemorative Details" field.

You can also pre-register by mailing or dropping off a cheque marked "Almonte/Carp Trip" along with your name and contact information to our office at

Heritage Ottawa, 2 Daly Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2

Registrations will be accepted on a first-come, first-serve basis until the event is full. Cheques must be received by June 7, 2018.

For more information, please contact Heritage Ottawa at or call 613-230-8841.

Click here to view the event handout.