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Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, Québec K1A 0M8
Tel: 1-800-555-5621
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Location and Directions

The Canadian Museum of History (which includes the Canadian Children’s Museum) is located in Gatineau, Quebec, on the banks of the Ottawa River directly opposite Parliament Hill. The Museum is easily accessible from downtown Ottawa by foot, bicycle, public transit, Aqua-Taxi (summer) or car. Parking is available on site.

 

Alexandra Bridge Closure

Please note that the Alexandra Bridge will experience lane closures from October 3, 2016 to end of May 2017. Additional information may be found on the project website:
http://www.tpsgc-pwgsc.gc.ca/biens-property/pdb-bdd/alexandra-eng.html

Road Closures

Saturday, May 20, 2017

Roads around the Canadian Museum of History will be closed on the morning of May 20 for Grand Prix Cycliste Gatineau. The Museum will remain open. We encourage visitors to park nearby or take public transportation and access the Museum on foot.

For complete information regarding road closures, please visit: http://grandprixcyclistegatineau.com/en/news/road-closures-grand-prix-cyclistes-gatineau-2017/.

Sunday, May 21, 2017

Roads around the Canadian Museum of History will be closed on May 21 for the NOKIA Sunday Bike Days Launch, until 1 p.m. The Museum will remain open. We encourage visitors to park nearby or take public transportation and access the Museum on foot.

For complete information regarding road closures, please visit: https://ncc-ccn.maps.arcgis.com/apps/MapSeries/index.html?appid=e4ace0d0442c4d35b9a3e90f0c632450&entry=4.

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Roads around the Canadian Museum of History will be closed on the morning of May 28 for the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend. The Museum will remain open. We encourage visitors to park nearby or take public transportation and access the Museum on foot.

For complete information regarding road closures, please visit: http://www.runottawa.ca/races-and-events/tamarack-ottawa-race-weekend/weekend-information/road-closures.

 

Address

Canadian Museum of History
100 Laurier Street
Gatineau, QC  K1A 0M8


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By Car

GPS coordinates
If you have a GPS device, enter the following data:
45.429374,-75.709233 or N45°25.811, W075°42.532, elevation 53 m
Or enter our address: 100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec J8X 4H2

Parking at the Museum

By Public Transit

From Ontario: OC Transpo – Route: 8
From Quebec: STO – Routes: 21,31,33,35, 67,77

By Foot/Bicycle

The Museum is located right on the scenic Voyageurs Pathway; bicycle racks are available by the main entrance of the Museum and the Voyageurs Cafeteria. We are happy to check your bike gear in our complimentary cloakroom.

Aqua-Taxi

Aqua-Taxi is an eco-friendly mode of transportation that offers a summer shuttle service between the Canadian Museum of History, the Ottawa dock (located below Parliament Hill) and the Casino du Lac-Leamy. Aqua-Taxi has universal accessibility and space for bicycles and strollers. For schedules and rates, visit www.aufeeldeleau.ca.

Admission Fees (Taxes not included)
Adult Senior Student Child
(3-12)
Family (6 pers. –
Max 2 adults)
Museum Member
(More info)
Museum $20 $18 $16 $12 $50 Free Buy Tickets
Special Events Varies Buy Tickets
Guided Tour $3 per person

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