Bytown Museum

Top 1% of attractions in Ottawa
8 / 10

4 expert reviews

“Exhibits that record the life and times of Bytown and Ottawa.”

– Fodor's

Frommer's Frommer's
"Ottawa's oldest stone building (1827), which served as the commissariat during the construction of the Rideau Canal." Full review
Lonely Planet Lonely Planet
Top Choice
"This well-curated collection of artifacts and documents about Ottawa’s colonial past is displayed in the city’s oldest stone building." Full review
Michelin Guide Michelin Guide
0 Stars
"Inside the 1827 Old Commissariat Building in downtown Ottawa, this museum charts the history of the city, starting with its early days as Bytown to Ottawa as it is today." Full review