Rideau Street and the Arts District (Weekday Evening Tour)

Rideau Street looking east, 1875. Photo: William James Topley, Library and Archives Canada / PA-012540

Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 19:00 to 20:30

***UPDATE | July 11 - Tonight's tour will proceed as scheduled***

Originally part of the Sparks estate, this historic seven-block area between the Canal and Waller Street contains or faces eighteen designated heritage buildings and includes Ottawa's first main street, laid out in 1826.

Please note: The tour ends at the new Ottawa Art Gallery on Daly Avenue at the corner of Waller Street.

GUIDE: David Jeanes is a past-president of Heritage Ottawa and author of numerous downtown heritage tours.

Heritage Ottawa Members: $5  /  Non-Members: $10  ( Payable by cash at start of the tour )

MEET: Senate of Canada Building (former Union Station)
2 Rideau Street
Ottawa, ON K1N 8X5