Photos of Ottawa, Parliament Hill

At the heart of Canada's history

Détail de l'architecture des bâtiments du ParlementUne des tours de l'édifice de l'ouest du ParlementTour de la Paix, au milieu de l'édifice centralL'édifice est du Parlement d'OttawaDrapeau canadien flottant sur les toits du ParlementLa basilique-cathédrale Notre-Dame d'OttawaFaçade de l'édifice de l'ouest du ParlementLe Parlement du Canada à OttawaLa bibliothèque du ParlementLa Tour de la Paix d'une hauteur de 92 mètresPour le 150e anniversaire du CanadaJet d'eau avec la colline du Parlement au fondVue sur Ottawa et la rivière des OutaouaisLa fontaine de la flamme du Centenaire dans laquelle les visiteurs jettent des piècesLe Parlement d'Ottawa et ses pelouses impeccables

Ottawa offers a wide range of attractions that will enhance your visit any time of the year. Take advantage of the city’s many historic sites – from the famous Parliament Buildings to the Rideau Canal – located right downtown. Admire the architectural marvels that house the national museums before visiting their top-notch exhibits.

Take in the beauty of Ottawa’s nature: it’s the perfect setting for your next outdoor adventure. In fact, Ottawa is an outdoor enthusiast’s dream destination with its extensive network of cycling and walking trails, as well as a number of golf courses located near the downtown core. For the more adventurous, you can go whitewater rafting or kayaking on the Outaouais River, one of the best kayaking areas on the continent.

Finally, add to these experiences activities that will excite your children during the day, comforting or surprising cuisine and scintillating nightlife. From the cozy bars and restaurants of Little Italy to the majestic new archway overlooking Chinatown, there’s always something to see in the capital’s diverse neighborhoods.

Ottawa’s Parliament Hill tour was taken on September 10, 2017.

Click on the picture to enlarge it and discover its caption.

Go top