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  3. Ottawa
  4. Canadian Museum of History

Gatineau: Canadian Museum of History Admission

Product ID: 250467
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Visit the Canadian Museum of History to discover the events, experiences, people, and objects that have shaped Canada's culture and history. Explore permanent and international exhibitions, the Canadian Children's Museum, and see a short film at CINÉ+.
About this ticket
Valid 1 day
Printed voucher required
Instant confirmation
Booklets
Spanish, Chinese, English, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about more than 15,000 years of Canada’s rich history
  • Discover permanent and special exhibitions in galleries spread over four floors
  • Marvel at the world’s largest indoor collection of totem poles
  • Delight in an immersive cinema experience with a film at CINÉ+
  • Travel the world at the Children's Museum, a fun intro to arts, culture, and history
Full description
Experience Canada’s rich history in exciting new ways at The Canadian Museum of History. Tour the expansive permanent and international exhibitions, be a kid again at the Children’s Museum, and live the ultimate cinema experience at CINÉ+.

The Museum is located five minutes from downtown Ottawa and Parliament Hill. Explore immersive galleries and learn about the outstanding achievements of First Peoples. The signature exhibition, the Canadian History Hall, reveals the events, personalities, and historical currents that have shaped Canada.

Your admission includes one film at the Museum's CINÉ+, a movie theater equipped with a giant 3-D screen and a giant dome. Enjoy an assortment of unique and enriching adventures into the heart of history and culture, lasting from 20 to 45 minutes.
Make the most of your visit with the free multilingual museum guide. Download the app prior to arrival to unlock exhibition overviews, interactive maps, images, and 360-degree virtual reality tours.
Includes
  • Admission to the Canadian Museum of History
  • Access to permanent galleries and special exhibitions
  • Admission to the Children's Museum
  • Admission to 1 CINÉ+ film
  • Multilingual Museum Guide app (available for download)
  • Complimentary coat check
What’s Not Included
  • Food or drinks
  • Parking

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

The Canadian Museum of History (includes the Canadian Children’s Museum), 100 Rue Laurier, Gatineau, Quebec, Canada. You can exchange your printed GYG voucher for your entry ticket(s) at the box office. The Museum is easily accessible from downtown Ottawa by foot, bicycle, public transit, Aqua-Taxi (summer) or car.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Not allowed
  • Smoking
  • Food and drinks
  • Pets (assistance dogs allowed)
Know before you go
• Museum opening hours vary seasonally
• Parking is available on site
• Children 12 years of age and above can visit the Museum by themselves
• Children under 12 years of age need an adult escort
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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