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

Our annual LECTURE SERIES runs from September through June each year.  Please CLICK HERE for the complete schedule or see LECTURE SERIES under EVENTS on the main menu.

For the complete schedule of 2018 Walking Tours, please CLICK HERE or see WALKING TOURS under EVENTS on the main menu.


  • Carved in stone: The Art of Architectural Stone Carving
    Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 18:30 to 21:00
    Orange Art Gallery
    290 City Centre Avenue
    Ottawa, ON K1R 1C7

    This event concludes our 2017-2018 Lecture Season.

    Please check back in September 2018 for next season's schedule.

    From the European guilds of the Gothic era to modern day digitally ...

    Sunday, August 19, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:30
    MEET: École secondaire publique De La Salle
    501 Old St. Patrick Street (#1 bus route)
    Ottawa, ON K1N 8R3

    Lowertown East, bounded by Rideau Street, King Edward Avenue, and the Rideau River, has been home to many important religious, residential and civic buildings. Despite a controversial 1970s urban redevelopment, it is a walkable...