The Discover Ottawa Program
25, 26, 27 juillet / 30, 31 juillet; 01 août
Arrive before or stay after the Congress to discover our beautiful city! Special walks will be organized for you to discover the many points of interest, the hundreds of kilometres of walking trails, and the natural beauty of our region.
Some of the sights you can expect to see on your walks. From left to right, top to bottom.
Row 1: Rideau Canal near Dow's Lake and Carleton University; Ottawa River and Canadian Museum of History; Walking path on opposite side of Rideau Canal at Carleton University.
Row 2: Rideau Canal locks at Carleton University; Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson at National Arts Centre
Row 3: Château Laurier Hotel overlooking Rideau Canal locks at Ottawa River; Entrance to Chinatown.
Row 4: Monument to firefighters, Ottawa City Hall; Kayaks on Ottawa River at Bate Island; Notre-Dame Basilica
Ceremony, Culture and History
Museums and Galleries
(Prepandemic - Second half of July 2019)
Ottawa's Craft Cider Festival
Candian Stone Carving Festival
Indian Street Food Festival
Chamberfest Music Festival
Ottawa Asian Night Market Festival
Ottawa International Buskerfest
Ottawa Capital Ribfest
Walking and Guided Tours
CVF Walk fee: $2.00 CDN per person
CVF Walk fee + museum visit: $17.00 CDN ~ $23.00 CDN
Guided bus tour in downtown Ottawa: $40.00 CDN (minimum 30 people)