Highlights / General details
At Canada’s most visited museum, discover the events, experiences, people and objects that have shaped the nation’s history. Take in the beauty of this architectural gem and its spectacular setting on the banks of the Ottawa River. Marvel at the world’s largest indoor collection of totem poles and explore the traditions and achievements of Canada’s First Peoples. Tour our many special and permanent exhibitions, be a kid again at the Children’s Museum and live the ultimate cinema experience at the IMAX® Theatre.
Hours of operation
Until September 7, 2015: Monday to Wednesday: 9:30am to 6:00pm. Thursday: 9:30am to 8:00pm. Friday to Sunday: 9:30am to 6:00pm.
September 8, 2015 to March 31, 2016: Monday to Wednesday: 9:30am to 5:00pm. Thursday: 9:30am to 8:00pm. Friday to Sunday: 9:30am to 5:00pm.
December 24: 9:30am to 2:00pm.
December 25: CLOSED.
Closed for annual maintenance from January 4 to 8, 2016.
Canadian Museum of History is located at 100 Laurier Street, Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M8.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**