Ottawa Museums – Summer Program

The RHPOA AGM was held on 19 April, and included a very interesting presentation by Melissa Lansing on the City’s museums and their special activities this Spring and Summer.

Below is a list of the programs described in the presentation given at the AGM by Melissa Lansing, with City’s Museums and Heritage Programs.  The most up-to-date information can be found at – http://www.ottawa.ca/museums.

If you are interested in signing up for the monthly newsletter, “At Your Museum”, visit – https://app06.ottawa.ca/esubscriptions/signup-form-en.html and select “At Your Museum”.

Summary of Ottawa Museums

By Melissa Lansing
Audience Development Officer, Museums and Heritage Programs
Agente de développement de l’auditoire, Musées et programmes patrimoniaux

Recreation, Cultural and Facility Services/ Direction générale des loisirs, de la culture et des installations
City of Ottawa/ Ville d’Ottawa
Office: 613-580-2424 ext. 19040  Mobile: 613-806-8491

Billings Estate National Historic Site
Open May 14 to October 31, Wednesdays to Sundays, 10 am to 5 pm

Tea on the Lawn
May 17 to September 3, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, and Sundays

Vintage Car Show
Sunday, June 18, 10 am to 4 pm

Canada Day Tea
Saturday, July 1st, Reservations open May 26 at 10 am

Pride and Prejudice Garden Party
Sunday, July 16, Reservations open June 9 at 10 am

Vintage Motorcycle Show
Sunday, August 20, 10 am to 4 pm

Cumberland Heritage Village Museum
Open May 14 to October 28, Wednesdays to Sundays, 10 am to 5 pm

Back to the Farm,
Sunday, May 14, 10 am to 4 pm

Heritage Power
Sunday, May 28, 10 am to 4 pm

Popular Mechanics
Sunday, June 18, 10 am to 4 pm

Canada Day
Saturday, July 1, 10 am to 4 pm

Classic Car Show
Sunday, July 16, 10 am to 4 pm

Taking Flight
Sunday, July 30, 10 am to 4 pm

Farmology
Sunday, August 13, 10 am to 4 pm

Fairfields Heritage House
Open May 14 to September 3, Saturdays and Sundays, 10 am to 5 pm

Family Picnic
Sunday, May 14, 10 am to 4 pm

Canada Day
Saturday, July 1, 10 am to 4 pm

225th Nepean Anniversary Pioneer Event
Sunday, July 16, 10 am to 4 pm

Nepean Museum
Open year-round Monday – Friday, 10 am to 5 pm, Saturday – Sunday, 1 pm to 4 pm

Saturday Explorers
Last Saturday of every month, 1 pm to 4 pm

Pinhey’s Point Historic Site
Open May 14 to September 3, Wednesday to Sunday, 10 am to 5 pm
Opening Day Sunday, May 14, 10 am to 4 pm

Orienteering Ottawa Field Day
Saturday, May 20, 9 am to 1 pm

Heritage Trades
Sunday, May 20, 10 am to 4 pm

Canada Day
Saturday, July 1, 10 am to 4 pm

Full Moon Yoga
Sunday, July 9 & Sunday, August 6, 9 pm to 10 pm

Summer on the River
Sunday, August 13, 10 am to 4 pm