Pinhey’s Point Historic Site

  • Outaouais/Ottawa

Field of interest: 

Heritage
History

Specialization in field of interest: 

Presentation
Outreach

General informations

Contact information

270 Pinhey’s Point Road
Dunrobin, ON K0A 1T0
Canada
613 832-4347

Opening hours: 

May 14 to August 31:
Wednesday to Sunday, 11 am. to 5 p.m.

Admission fees: 

Daily admission to the museum is free. Special event and program fees may apply.

Access for disabled visitors: 

Partial

Description

Nestled on the banks of the Ottawa River approximately 40 minutes west of downtown, Pinhey’s Point features a nearly 200-year-old manor house and surrounding ruins and is an Ontario Heritage Trust site.  Scenic views, historic buildings, stone ruins and rolling green hills come together to create one of the most spectacular places in Ottawa to relax, learn, and explore The site is a popular destination for boaters and cyclists. 

With special events and programs taking place all summer long, visitors of all ages can learn about the area’s natural heritage, traditional trades, and the rich human history of the area.

Additional information

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