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

Our Spring-Summer 2022 WALKING TOURS are now open for registration. The first tour is taking place on Sunday, June 12, 2022. CLICK HERE for the scheduled line-up. 

The last of our Winter-Spring 2022 FREE LECTURES will be held on June 22. The Fall-Winter lecture season begins in September.


  • Cultural Heritage Landscapes at the Central Experimental Farm: Three Core Landscapes
    Wednesday, December 14, 2022 - 19:00 to 20:00
    The Great Hall, Christ Church Cathedral
    414 Sparks Street
    OTTAWA, K1R 0B2
    We are pleased to welcome you to our first in-person lecture since 2019!

    Please CLICK...

  • Around the World in Sandy Hill
    Sunday, October 23, 2022 - 14:00 to 15:30
    MEET: Strathcona Park Parking Lot
    25 Range Road (parking available on Lot and along Range Road)
    Accessible by OC Transpo bus, routes 6 and 19, and a 15-minute walk from the uOttawa LRT station
    Ottawa, ON


    NEW TOUR! Walk Sandy Hill’s shaded streets and you are likely to notice flagpoles punctuating the canopy. The downtown neighbourhood is home to no fewer than 20...