Capital History

Explore histories about people, places and events in Ottawa’s National Capital Region.

Search the map

Click on a map point to learn the history of each area

Discover Ottawa's history from your Smartphone

Step 1:

At each historic site, you’ll find a traffic box with a story and QR code pasted on it.

Step 2:

Scan the QR code with your Smartphone or Tablet.

Step 3:

The code opens a story page where you can read about the history of that location.