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

To see our complete schedule of Lectures for the 2017 - 2018 season, please CLICK HERE or see LECTURE SERIES under EVENTS on the main menu.

For the complete schedule of 2017 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 - 19:00 to 20:00
    Orange Art Gallery
    290 City Centre Avenue
    Ottawa, ON K1R 1C7

    From the European guilds of the Gothic era to modern day digitally assisted techniques, John-Philippe Smith will discuss the history of stone carving as well as tales from his journey working as a sculptor in Canada and in France.

  • Our Next Walking Tour Season Begins in June 2018
    Monday, October 23, 2017 - 14:00

    Thanks to all of the tour leaders, volunteers and attendees who helped make our 2017 Walking Tour Season a resounding success!

    Please check back in spring for details of our 2018 schedule.

    Heritage Ottawa gratefully...