Situated between the Rideau Canal and the Rideau River, Old Ottawa East is a neighbourhood undergoing change, with the former Oblates property being transformed into a new, dense residential subdivision.
The story of Old Ottawa East will be explored through a tour of the area’s historic buildings and landscapes to explain how Ottawa institutions, transportation networks, industrial development, and residents from all walks of life contributed to the evolution of this unique neighbourhood.
GUIDES: Laura McLeod is a resident of Old Ottawa East with a deep interest in her neighbourhood’s history and heritage. Julie Harris is a heritage professional who has conducted research on several properties within Old Ottawa East.
Heritage Ottawa Members: $5 / Non-Members: $10 ( Payable by cash at start of the tour )