The Museums Passport is valid for general admission over 3 consecutive days starting from the day of your first visit. Available for $35, it is valid for 3 visits to museums of your choice among the 6 participating national museums presented on this website. Each accompanying child (age 17 and under) receives a 30% discount on general admission. Questions? Contact 1-844-878-8333.
A unique family learning adventure awaits you! This fresh-air experience will awaken your senses as you discover the fascinating world of agriculture. Visit the animal barns and explore the captivating exhibitions. See renewable energy in action in the museum’s "Energy Park: Nature at Work" exhibition. Try to spot the queen bee in the live observation hive in "Taking Care of Beesness," and explore "Tractors," where you can even climb inside a farmer’s "office in the field."
Spread your wings, and discover the fascinating world of air and space travel. Explore the history of aviation by touring one of the world’s finest collections of military and civilian aircraft, and look to the future with "Green Skies Ahead," an exhibition highlighting the next 50 years of carbon-friendly innovation in air travel. Space enthusiasts of all ages will love learning what daily life is like for an astronaut on the International Space Station in the "Living in Space" exhibition.
Discover the wealth of Canada’s cultural heritage as you travel across years of history at the most visited museum in Canada. Take in the beauty of this architectural jewel and its spectacular setting on the banks of the Ottawa River. Marvel at the world’s largest collection of totem poles, and explore the traditions and achievements of Canada’s First Peoples. Tour our many exhibitions, be a kid again at the Canadian Children's Museum and live the ultimate cinema experience at CINÉ+.
Canada is all about nature and no trip to Ottawa is complete without a visit to the Canadian Museum of Nature where you will discover Canada’s diverse nature under one roof. See iconic Canadian mammals shown in their natural habitats; Canada’s original collection of dinosaur fossils, including more than 30 complete skeletons; an enormous blue whale skeleton; rocks, minerals, meteorites; Canada's birds; and live insects!
Canada's rich military history is showcased through
artifacts, personal stories, artwork, photos and interactive
presentations. Tour the extensive permanent exhibitions
and expand your knowledge of the conflicts that shaped
Canada, Canadians and the world. Rest and reflect
in Memorial Hall. Discover the Museum's fascinating
architectural theme. And chat with a veteran to let
history come alive.
The National Gallery of Canada is the proud home of the world’s most comprehensive collection of Canadian art. Discover masterpieces by Tom Thomson and the Group of Seven, and the art of First Nations, Metis and Inuit artists in Canada. This award-winning architectural gem located at the heart of Canada’s capital, renowned for its stunning views of the Ottawa River and Parliament Hill, spacious galleries and quiet courtyards, is in itself worth the visit.