Learn more about Ottawa's history and heritage at these popular events hosted by Heritage Ottawa.

To see our complete schedule of Lectures for the 2017 - 2018 season, please CLICK HERE or see LECTURE SERIES under EVENTS on the main menu.

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  • A Legacy to Build On:  Renewing the NCC’s Conservation Role in the Capital
    Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 19:00 to 20:00
    Auditorium, Ottawa Public Library
    120 Metcalfe Street
    Ottawa, ON K1P 5M2

    In the context of the 150th anniversary of Confederation and the recent launch of the Plan for Canada’s Capital 2017-2067, Heather Thomson will discuss what has been and is being conserved as heritage, and the conservation role the...

  • University of Ottawa (in French)
    Sunday, September 24, 2017 - 14:00 to 15:30
    Meet: In front of Tabaret Hall
    550 Cumberland Street
    Ottawa, ON K1N 6N8

    To commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Archives of the University of Ottawa, you are invited to discover the rich architecture and the fabulous past of the University of Ottawa, North America’s oldest and most important bilingual...