Spring has arrived at the Billings farm! Join us at the museum to explore our community’s agricultural heritage with fun, hands-on family activities. Decorate eggs with a variety of dyes, plant your own veggies for the growing season, try your hand at using decorative butter presses, and more!
This program has been adapted with public health guidance in mind, including staggered entry times to reduce crowding.
Note: This program will take place primarily outdoors on the museum grounds and will run rain or shine; dress according to weather conditions and wear appropriate footwear for grass, gravel, and wet terrain. If you have questions regarding accessibility, please contact the museum at 613-580-2088 or [email protected].
How to Register:
Advance registration is strongly encouraged. Walk-ins will only be accommodated if capacity allows.
Registration is completed using Service Ottawa’s online system. If you do not already have an account, please create one before registering.
To find the event, from the welcome page, click Activity Search at the top of the page.
Under Advanced Search in the left-hand menu type “Billings” in the Containing Keyword field.
Click Show Courses to browse the available entry times. View Details and then click Add to register for your preferred time. Registration should be completed by an adult (18+) who will be present on the day of the program. Only one registration ($17) is required per group (up to 6 people including children and adults). Please note that infants (1.5 years and younger) will not be counted toward the maximum group size.
If you require assistance with registration, please contact the museum at 613-580-2088, email [email protected], or visit the museum during regular hours of operation.
Cost: $17 per group. Maximum of 6 people per group; at least one adult per registered group must be present to accompany children. Library passes are not eligible for admission to this program.
*Advance registration is strongly encouraged: Ottawa.ca/BillingsEstate. Walk-ins will only be accommodated if capacity allows.
*Registration is non-transferable and non-refundable. ID may be requested on arrival to confirm the identify of the person who completed the registration. In the event of extreme weather or other circumstances which may disrupt or prevent the program from running as scheduled, all registered participants will be contacted by museum staff with information regarding their options.