Events

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

Our 2019 Walking Tour season continues to mid-October 2019. CLICK HERE for the complete 2019 Walking Tour schedule.

Our annual LECTURE SERIES runs from September through June. Please check the website in early September 2019 for our next lecture season schedule.

 

  • Modernism for the Masses
    Wednesday, June 19, 2019 - 19:00 to 21:00
    Orange Art Gallery
    290 City Centre Drive
    Ottawa, ON K1R 1C7
    Canada

    During the mid-20th century, Ottawa homebuilders introduced modern design to tract housing.

    Some embraced the modern ethos wholeheartedly, while others sprinkled touches of it throughout their developments.  These houses made...

  • THE EVOLUTION OF LAURIER AVENUE EAST SINCE 1904
    Sunday, July 21, 2019 - 14:00 to 15:30
    MEET: Tabaret Hall, University of Ottawa
    550 Cumberland Street
    Ottawa, ON K1N 6N8
    Canada

    NEW TOUR — In this, the centennial year of Sir Wilfrid Laurier’s death, we examine how the avenue that bears his name has changed since 1904 when an American writer described his walk from Nicholas St. to Strathcona...