Heritage Ottawa brings you heritage-related news and developments from Ottawa and the National Capital Region.
Carleton Seals the Deal with Dominion-ChalmersThursday, May 24, 2018
ARTSFILE OTTAWA, By Peter Robb
Carleton University has announced that it has completed negotiations to purchase Dominion-Chalmers United Church.
The acquisition was made public...
19-storey addition proposed for Andaz Hotel in ByWard Market Heritage DistrictTuesday, May 22, 2018
CTV NEWS OTTAWA, By Joanne Schnurr
The Andaz Hotel in Ottawa's ByWard Market could soon have a twin tower attached to it. Claridge Homes is hoping to build a 19-storey addition to the...
Heritage Ottawa Annual General Meeting: May 24Monday, May 14, 2018
Heritage Ottawa invites members and their guests to attend its Annual General Meeting on Thursday, May 24 at the Glebe Community Centre, beginning at 7:00 pm.
JOIN HERITAGE OTTAWA ON A SPECIAL DAY-TRIP TO HISTORIC ALMONTE AND CARPFriday, May 11, 2018
WHEN: Saturday, June 9, 2018
Join Heritage Ottawa on a special day-long field trip to historic Almonte and Carp!
Our bus trip offers two fascinating guided tours, the...
Residents decry plans for Centretown heritage demolitions, new developmentThursday, May 10, 2018
GLOBAL NEWS, By Beatrice Britness
A group of residents in Ottawa’s Centretown neighbourhood are up in arms over a proposal to tear down two heritage homes on Kent Street and replace them...
Developer ordered to rethink Centretown heritage district demolitionThursday, May 10, 2018
CBC NEWS | OTTAWA, By Laura Osman
A developer hoping to build a four-storey apartment building on Kent Street has been ordered back to the drawing board to prevent the structure from...
Towers loom over Gatineau museum quarter heritage debateTuesday, May 8, 201835- and 55-storey towers, as well as local heritage, will be the talk of Tuesday's council meeting
CBC NEWS | OTTAWA
As Gatineau city councillors consider a heritage designation for the...
Ottawa Rowing Club boathouse could become city's next heritage buildingSunday, May 6, 2018
CBC NEWS | OTTAWA
By the end of this week, the home of the Ottawa Rowing Club could be on track to becoming the city's latest heritage building.
The City of Ottawa's built heritage...
Evening of Storytelling to Celebrate Ottawa's Architecture and Special PlacesFriday, May 4, 2018Save the Date: May 8, 2018
Architectural historians Andrew Waldron and Peter Coffman – author and photographer, respectively, of the recently published guidebook Exploring...
Heritage Ottawa Presents a New Jane's Walk: Architecture of the CHÂTEAU LAURIERFriday, May 4, 2018
Heritage Ottawa president David Jeanes and architectural historian/photographer Peter Coffman will be leading a Jane’s Walk on the history and architecture of the Château...