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

Our annual FREE LECTURE SERIES resumes in January 2021 via Zoom.

Our 'Social Distancing' WALKING TOUR season concluded in October 2020 and was a resounding success. Check back in spring for our 2021 schedule.  CLICK HERE to view the complete schedule of last season's Walking Tours.

  • Bauhaus and the White City of Tel Aviv
    Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 19:00 to 20:00
    Presented via ZOOM
    Pre-Registration Required
    Ottawa, ON

    This lecture is currently availabile on YouTube for a limited time. Scroll down for the link.

    This special lecture takes us outside Canada to look at how the Bauhaus — founded over 100 years ago — spread...

  • Alexandra Bridge - sold out!
    Sunday, August 1, 2021 - 14:00 to 15:30
    Meet: At the spider sculpture “Maman” outside the National Gallery of Canada
    Sussex Drive near St. Patrick Street
    Ottawa, ON

    NEW TOUR – The history, builders and engineering significance of the Alexandra Interprovincial Bridge and its importance as a central element of a national and world heritage setting. The bridge was built between 1898...