Canadian Museum of History

  • Outaouais/Ottawa

Field of interest: 


Specialization in field of interest: 

First Nations
New France

General informations

Contact information

100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, QC K1A 0M8
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: 



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