Facility Rentals

Superb settings for your banquet, reception, press conference, performance, business meeting or dream wedding.

Welcome to the facility rental services at the Canadian Museum of History. Situated on the banks of the Ottawa River, across from Parliament Hill and five minutes from downtown Ottawa, the Museum offers you a selection of venues, each more dazzling than the last.

The perfect space for meetings and networking, to the Grand Hall, our largest reception area, the Museum presents incredible possibilities to organizers of almost any kind of event.

As you browse our website, you will find a wealth of useful and interesting information on the venues and services we offer, all designed to make your next event an occasion to remember.

Our dedicated team will help you plan your event and pick out the services you need to host a successful and unforgettable experience. Complete catering and a full range of services are available on site.

Banquets & Reception Halls

Whether you’re looking for an intimate banquet room, such as the River View Salon, or an imposing space such as our internationally-renowned Grand Hall, your guests are sure to enjoy an unforgettable experience. We also offer a wide range of additional services, including an onsite caterer, and professional technical team and equipment on site.


The Museum’s Theatres are suitable for a wide range of conferences and productions. Comprehensive technical information is available upon request. The Museum Box Office can assist with ticketing for all performing arts events.


Here are some videos shared by some of our clients.

Create your historical event! This video shows an entire event from setup to the teardown. A time-lapse filmed over a 12 hour period shown in less than 2 minutes! See the Grand Hall transform!

Video made by: Imagithèque

Preparing for Bomex 2012, Boma Canada’s Awards Evening. Watch the Grand Hall as it becomes a live canvas of projections and special effects created by Imagithèque.

Video made by: Imagithèque

The Tournée SiriusXM tours across Québec each year with various renowned artists. This video of the 2012 edition really demonstrates the versatility of our Grand Hall.

Canadian War Museum

Renowned as one of the country’s architectural gems, the Canadian War Museum sits near the banks of the Ottawa River and offers a unique experience, with its world-acclaimed architecture, scenic vistas, impressive halls, intimate conference rooms and state of the art theatre are guaranteed to ensure the success of your special event.

Canadian War Museum Facility Rentals

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