Canadian Museum of History
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Canadian Museum of History 

100, rue Laurier
Gatineau (Qc), Canada
K1A 0M8
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Experience Canada’s history in exciting new ways. The Canadian Museum of History is a destination of choice in the National Capital Region. An architectural jewel designed by Canadian architect Douglas Cardinal, the Museum is less than five minutes from downtown Ottawa and Parliament Hill. Explore Canada’s rich history and the outstanding achievements of First Peoples. Marvel at the world’s largest indoor collection of totem poles. The Canadian History Hall, the signature exhibition, will let you discover the events, personalities and historical currents that have shaped Canada — from time immemorial to the present day. Tour the many international exhibitions, be a kid again at the Children’s Museum and live the ultimate cinema experience at CINÉ+.

Canadian Museum of History
Open year round
100, rue Laurier
Gatineau (Qc), Canada
K1A 0M8

 
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Park    
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Scenic Lookout    
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Tourism Restaurant    
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Guided Tours    
 
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Rates
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Adults: $20.00
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Seniors: $18.00
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Children: $12.00
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Students: $16.00
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Families: $50.00 (5 pers. - 2 adults max)
Services and facilities
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Auditorium
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Partially Accessible to Physically Disabled Persons
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Boutique
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Reception, Meeting and Conference Rooms
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Ice cream bar
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Restaurant Bistro Boreal
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Indoor Pay Parking
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Travelers' Cafeteria
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Outdoor Garden
Opening hours
Regular schedule:
Monday to Sunday: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thursday: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.

June 29 to September 2, 2019 schedule:
Monday to Sunday: 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.

*Exceptions:
July 1 (Canada Day): 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.
December 24: 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.
December 25: CLOSED
January 6 to 10, 2020 : CLOSED for annual maintenance.
Ongoing and upcoming exhibitions

UNCEDED – VOICES OF THE LAND
Until March 22, 2020

NEANDERTHALS
From May 17, 2019 to January 26, 2020

FRAGMENTS OF HUMANITY – ARCHAEOLOGY IN QUEBEC
From June 19 to November 3, 2019





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