Canadian Museum of History

  • Outaouais/Ottawa

Field of interest: 

Heritage
Ethnology
History
Archaeology

Specialization in field of interest: 

Research/Inventory
Outreach
First Nations
New France

General informations

Contact information

100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8
Canada
819 776-7014 or 1 800 555-5621

Social networks

Opening hours: 

Summer schedule: June 1 to September 1, 2014:
Monday to Wednesday, 9:30 a.m to 6 p.m.
Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday to Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Regular schedule: October 15 to May 31, 2014, and September 2, 2014 to March 31, 2015:
Monday to Wednesday, 9:30 a.m to 5 p.m.
Thursday, 9:30 to 8 p.m.
Friday to Sunday, 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Admission fees: 

Adults: $13
Seniors: $11
Students: $10
Children (3 to 12): $8
Families (2 adults and 3 children maximum): $32

Access for disabled visitors: 

Yes

Description

The Canadian Museum of History welcomes over 1.2 million visitors each year to its celebrated complex in the heart of the National Capital Region, making it the country’s most-visited museum. With roots stretching back to 1856, it is one of Canada’s oldest public institutions and a respected centre of museological excellence, sharing its expertise in history, archaeology, ethnology and cultural studies both within Canada and abroad.

Additional information

  • Restaurant on siteYes
  • Picnic areaYes
  • Family activitiesYes
  • Guided toursYes
  • Animation on the siteYes
  • Home service and information in EnglishYes
  • Products and activities in EnglishYes