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, July 22, 2018 - 14:00 to 15:30
    MEET: Besserer House
    149 Daly Avenue (at the corner of King Edward)
    Ottawa, ON K1N 6E8

    Sandy Hill was once home to Ottawa’s élite. Fathers of Confederation, prime ministers, prominent businessmen, civil servants and famous writers have all left some mark of their stay, either in their former homes or in the stories that...