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Black History Ottawa

Black History Ottawa

Black History Ottawa’s mandate is to increase the general public’s knowledge and appreciation of the history, culture, traditions and achievements of Canadians of African descent.

W.E.P., 111 Albert Street Ottawa Ontario K1P 1A5 blackhistoryottawa.org

British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO)

British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO)

Founded in 1994, the British Isles Family History Society of Greater Ottawa (BIFHSGO) encourages family history research and its dissemination by people with ancestry in the British Isles. Join us at our monthly meetings at Ben Franklin Place in Ottawa.

(613) 234-2520 bifhsgo.ca

Canadian War Museum

Canadian War Museum

The Canadian War Museum is Canada’s national museum of military history and one of the world’s most respected museums for the study and understanding of armed conflict.

1 Vimy Pl Ottawa Ontario K1A 0M8 819-776-7000 www.warmuseum.ca

Cantley 1889

Cantley 1889

Cantley 1889 is a not for profit group with the goal to discover, catalogue, protect and promote Cantley, QC’s heritage. Their activities include:

-Hosting events such as visits to local natural and historical heritage sites and hosting online talks;
-Creating interpretative panels for local historical sites;
-Liaising with the municipality and municipal council concerning our built heritage;
-Maintaining a list of all heritage buildings and sites;
-Promoting our local heritage through our Virtual Museum, our montly column in our local newspapers, etc;
-Collecting oral history;
-Completing special projects such as the Tugboat, mining car and Blackburn family cemetery official opening, etc.

cantley1889.ca/
Cartoon ghost in a black cape holding yellow and orange lantern with black city skyline in background with sunset. Text reads "The Haunted Walk" under the ghost.

Haunted Walks Inc.

Haunted Walks Inc.

Haunted Walks walking tours present the city the way it was meant to be seen – up close and on foot. None of our stories are exaggerated and several years of research have gone into each tour. Our tours and stories are second to none!

46 Sparks Street Ottawa Ontario K1P 5A8 613-232-0344 hauntedwalk.com

Heritage Ottawa

Heritage Ottawa

Heritage Ottawa is an organization of dedicated volunteers who are committed to promoting the appreciation and conservation of built heritage in Ottawa and the National Capital Region.

2 Daly Avenue Ottawa Ontario K1N 6E2 (613) 230-8841 heritageottawa.org

Historical Society of South Dundas

Historical Society of South Dundas

We are a registered non-profit charitable organization and our mission is to preserve and promote the history and heritage of South Dundas. We serve a rural area. The three largest communities in our area are: Iroquois, Morrisburg, and Williamsburg.

c/o S. McDonald 26 Lakeview Drive Iroquois Ontario K0E 1K0 (613) 882-6474 www.southdundas.org

Indigenous Walks

Indigenous Walks

Indigenous Walks is a walk and talk through downtown Ottawa from an Indigenous perspective. Together walkers and guide will explore social, political and cultural issues through architecture, landscape, monuments and art.

Indigenous Walks is owned and operated by Jaime Koebel. Nehiyaw/Michif from Lac La Biche, Alberta.

(613) 290-8597 www.facebook.com/Indigenous-Walking-Tours-478441402283591/