Top Places for Art and Cultural Activities in Ottawa

Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Ottawa is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Ottawa a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Ottawa.

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  1. National Gallery Of Canada

    #1 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    National Gallery Of Canada

    Tags: Art Gallery, Sculpture

    Address: 380 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 9N4, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    With a huge spider sculpture welcoming you at the entrance, you get ready to see the surreal collection of National Gallery of Canada. The Gallery was founded in 1880 and is by far, one of the best ar...Read more

  2. Notre Dame Basilica

    #2 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Notre Dame Basilica

    Tags: Religious Site, Cathedral

    Address: 385 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 1J9, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The Notre Dame Basilica was built from 1841 to 1885 and is the oldest building in Ottawa. The present day basilica stands on the grounds of the prior St. Jacques Church that was built in 1832. Today, ...Read more

  3. Rideau Hall

    #3 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Rideau Hall

    Tags: Architecture , Hall

    Address: 1 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1A 0A1, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 04:00 pm Details

    Built in 1838, the Rideau Hall is the official residence of the Canadian Monarch and the Governor General of Canada. Take a tour where the Governor welcomes dignitaries from all over the world. The ro...Read more

  4. National Arts Centre

    #4 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    National Arts Centre

    Tags: Art Gallery, Performance, Arts And Crafts

    Address: 53 Elgin St, Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1, Canada

    Built in 1969, the National Arts Centre is a major performing arts center that showcases some of the best theater acts in the city. The center is most famous for its phenomenal orchestral performances...Read more

  5. Supreme Court Of Canada

    #5 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Supreme Court Of Canada

    Tags: Landmark, Court

    Address: 301 Wellington St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0J1, Canada

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    Built in 1875, the Supreme Court of Canada gets you familiar with the functions of the highest court in Canada. The tours offer detailed information on the Canadian Judicial Court and its priorities a...Read more

  6. Alexandra Bridge

    #6 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Alexandra Bridge

    Tags: Bridge, Walking Area, Architecture

    Address: Alexandra Bridge, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    The Alexandra Bridge is a Cantilever bridge that connect Ottawa to Gatineau and covers a distance of 1,848 feet. The bridge is perfect to take a bike ride or simply walk along the pedestrian way to se...Read more

  7. Ottawa Art Gallery

    #7 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Ottawa Art Gallery

    Tags: Art And Culture, Art Gallery, Sculpture

    Address: Arts Court, 2 Daly Ave, Ottawa, ON K1N 6E2, Canada

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    Showcasing the trending contemporary art pulse of the city, the Ottawa Art Gallery is made for art enthusiasts. The permanent collection consists of 850 contemporary pieces by Canadian artists includi...Read more

  8. Shaw Centre

    #8 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Shaw Centre

    Tags: Market, Convention Center, Architecture , Exhibition

    Address: 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, ON K1N, Ottawa, ON K1N 9J2, Canada

    Known for its modern architecture that embraces natural light and the view of the Parliament Hill and the Rideau River, the Shaw Centre is one of the premier venues in the city for meetings, conferenc...Read more

  9. Westboro

    #9 of 14 Art and Cultural Attractions in Ottawa
    Westboro

    Tags: Art And Culture, Neighborhoods , Festival

    Address: Westboro, Ottawa, ON, Canada

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Most popular for the ‘Westfest’- a Canadian music festival formerly held here, the Westbrook is loved for its lively culture with beautiful residential complexes, murals that embellish the...Read more

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