Ottawa 411

Ottawa Resources

  • City of Ottawa Event Spotlight is a comprehensive guide to what’s happening in the City of Ottawa. The database is shared with NCC and Ville de Gatineau.
  • Ottawa Tourism has a great online resource to help you find information needed to plan a trip to Ottawa including booking accommodations, special seasonal travel packages, information about area attractions, and a calendar of events.
  • City of Ottawa visitor information portal has links to key contacts and resources needed by those travelling to and around the City.
  • NCC (National Capital Commission) is a Crown corporation that was created by Parliament in 1959 as the steward of federal lands and buildings in the National Capital Region. There are a number of attractions, monuments, activities and special events hosted by the NCC.
  • Capital Tours is the first app with walking tours of Ottawa. This multi-media enriched app currently offers four tours around the grounds of Parliament Hill or visit sites related to various themes. More tours to come soon! Discover the people, traditions and secrets of Parliament Hill. Available for Android, Blackberry and iPhone.

Other Things to Do

  • While you’re in town for one of Ottawa’s many festivals, you may want to visit some of the other activities the city has to offer such as points of interest, museums, shopping, tours, attractions, and more!
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