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Tourism Professionals

This section is dedicated to travel trade professionals planning group and FIT visits to the Museum of History and the War Museum.


Group Entrance

The Museum of History has a designated private group entrance underground for drop-off and pick-up of visitors. The group entrance is a nice area where visitors are welcomed to the Museum and group registration is processed with the Group Leader. A coat check for the group is available.

Bus Parking

Free parking is available year round at the Robert Guertin Arena, located at 125 Carillon Street in Gatineau, a few minutes from the Museum.


  • Group and FIT rates and policies (Tour Operators) (From January 1, 2015 to March 31, 2017)
  • The group rate applies to groups of 20 people or more.
  • Free admission for children under the age of three.
  • When you buy a combination including activities at the Museum of History and the War Museum, tickets are valid for three consecutive days – STARTING ON THE DAY OF THE FIRST VISIT.
  • Each combination of experiences applies to a single group. They cannot be separated and are non-transferable.
  • As the Canadian Children’s Museum can be very busy, you are strongly advised to reserve a time slot. If attendance is high, groups without a reservation may not be permitted access.
  • Adult group leaders must remain with students or children at all times.
  • Admission fees are subject to change. All taxes are included.
  • Prices may vary for special-featured films.




Guided Tours

Through artifact collections, research, exhibitions and public programs, the Museum works to preserve the heritage of Canadians and promote the cultures of Canada and the world.

Grand Tour
Discover the highlights and must-sees of the Museum with this 45-minute Grand Tour. Learn about the architecture of the Museum, the Grand Hall and the First People traditions.

IMAX® Theatre

Enrich your Museum visit and offer your groups a unique journey through history, culture, adventure and nature with stunning films that will touch and inspire you.

Current IMAX film trailers and schedule.

The IMAX® Theatre offers a wide selection of films in library for private screenings. A minimum of 55 persons is required. Check out the wide selection of films by viewing our Filmography.

Education and School Programs

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FIT Programs

If you are a Tour Operator specializing in FIT products and would like to set up an FIT contract, please contact our Tourism and Marketing Officer.

Facility Rentals

The Museum of History and the War Museum offer a wide choice of multi-purpose spaces for small or large gatherings of up to 1,200 people. Whether you are planning a banquet, reception, performance or meeting, we have breathtaking spaces that will simply wow your clients. More Details

Special Groups

Need help planning a special group, looking for different ideas or have special requirements?

Contact us with your needs and it will be our pleasure to assist you.


You would like to experience the Museum for yourself or plan a site visit? Contact us for a familiarization tour of the Museums. Send a request to the Tourism and Marketing Officer.

Group Admission Fees

Group rates apply to groups of 20 or more.

Taxes not included – Valid from September 1, 2014, to March 31, 2017

Group Admission Fees
Adult / Senior (18 Years +) Student / Child (3 – 17)
1 Museum
(Museum of History or War Museum)
$9.50 $6.50
2 Museums
(Museum of History and War Museum)
$14 $10
1 Museum + 1 IMAX Film
(Museum of History or War Museum)
$14 $10
2 Museums + 1 IMAX Film
(Museum of History and War Museum)
$18 $13
1 IMAX Film $9 $6
2 IMAX Films $14 $10
School Program $1 per program, per student
Guided Tour $3 per person
Activity Sheets $1 per sheet

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