Visitor Information Centres

Whether you are looking for information on local attractions, accommodations, maps, or just a place to take a rest from your drive, our staffed Visitor Information Centres are here to make your travelling to the Ottawa Valley more convenient and enjoyable.

For your convenience, our Ottawa Valley Road Map can be found at the following vendor box locations: Barry’s Bay Metro, Calabogie Motorsports (Summer), Calabogie Peaks Resort (Winter), Kelsey's Restaurant in Petawawa, Pembroke Mall, Wes’ Chips (Arnprior), and CTV Ottawa (Byward Market).

Arnprior and District Museum

Arnprior and District Museum:

Follow Highway 17 to the Daniel Street traffic light.
Follow Daniel Street to the lights at Madawaska Street and turn left.

Museum and parking on right.

Address:
Arnprior & District Museum
110 John Street North
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 2N7
Contact:
Phone: 613.623.4902
Email: shall@arnprior.ca
http://arnprior.ca/town/arnprior-district-museum/

Arnprior Quality Inn

The Quality Inn in Arnprior is located at 70 Madawaska Blvd.

Follow Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 W to County Rd No 29 N

Take the Ottawa 29 exit from Trans-Canada Hwy/ON-417 W

Turn left onto Madawaska Blvd

Address:
Quality Inn Arnprior
70 Madawaska Blvd.
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 1S5
Contact:
Phone: 613.623.7991
Email: arnpriorqualityinn@on.aibn.com
http://www.arnpriorqualityinn.com

Barry's Bay

Coming from the east on Hwy 60, the Visitor Information Centre is located just before the three way stop. It is an old railway station near a water tower.

Click for more information, including hours and directions.
Address:
Hwy. 60
19503 Opeongo Line
Barry's Bay, Ontario
K0J 1B0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.5885
Email: info@southof60.com
http://www.southof60.com

Calabogie

Located at 12517 Lanark Road.
The visitor centre is located on the right side of the road. It is a rustic old log cabin.
Address:
12517 Lanark Rd.
Ontario
K0J 1H0
Contact:
Phone: 613.752.2100
http://www.greatermadawaska.com/

Cobden

The Cobden VIC is located in a park area, with Muskrat Lake view and access along Highway 17 in the village of Cobden.
This VIC offers picnic areas, beach access, as well as overnight camping opportunities. The VIC is within short walking distance to many of the villages quaint specialty shops and unique dining experiences. This communinity thrives during peak tourism season as it serves as the gateway to a majority of the Whitewater Rafting companies located within Renfrew County.
Address:
Highway 17
Ontario
K0J 1K0
Contact:
Phone: 613.647.7188
http://info@whitewaterregion.ca
http://www.whitewaterregion.ca

Eganville

From Highway 17, take Highway 41 towards Eganville.
Continue along passing Lake Dore.
Take a left onto Lett's Cemetery road.
Follow the road down the hill into Eganville.
At the bottom of the hill turn left and then a quick right into the parking lot of the visitor's centre.
The VIC is a rustic old log cabin.
Address:
Across from the Granary Restaurant
39 Bonnechere Street
Eganville, Ontario
K0J 1T0
Contact:
Phone: 613.628.1594
Email: admin@eganville.com
http://www.bonnecherevalleytwp.com

Killaloe

Located on Queen Street
From Highway 60 (at the yellow flashing light)take County Road 512 into Killaloe. The County Rd merges into Queen Street.
The VIC is a little hut located on the left hand side of the road next to the chip truck.
Address:
Queen St.
Killaloe, Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613.757.1066

Pembroke

Pembroke has 3 visitor information locations conveniently located at the intersection of Highways 17 & 41.

Follow Highway 17 to Pembroke.

Turn right on to Paul Martin Drive.

Turn right on to International Drive ( directly across from the Irving Big Stop Gas Station & Family Restaurant)


For hours and address of all 3 locations, please click on "Pembroke" above.
Address:
Pembroke
9 International Drive
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A6W5
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.4364
Toll Free: 1.800.757.6580
Email: info@ottawavalley.travel
http://ottawavalley.travel

Pembroke Welcome Centre

Off Highway 17
Take Hwy 17 exit towards Pembroke (Paul Martin Drive).
Take the first left onto International Drive.
The VIC is the house-like structure, the first right.
(located across the road from the Pembroke Best Western Inn & Conference Centre and in front of the Holiday Inn Express)
Address:
Pembroke Welcome Centre
2 International Drive
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6W5
Contact:
Phone: 613.735.3951 ext. 225
Email: rccfdcinfo@bellnet.ca
http://www.rccfdc.org/en/contact-us/pembroke-welcome-centre/

Petawawa

How to get there

From Highway 17: Exit at Doran Road and follow into the Town of Petawawa. At the stop sign at Doran and Murphy Roads, turn right onto Murphy Road towards the Civic Centre. Cross Petawawa Blvd and take the first left onto Civic Centre Road. Follow to the Petawawa Public Library.

From Petawawa Blvd: Turn onto Civic Centre Road and take the first left. Follow to the Petawawa Public Library.

The Petawawa Visitor Information Centre operates in the corridor between the Parks and Recreation offices and the Petawawa Public Library.

Hours of Operations

Daily, from June to September 1st, Wednesday to Sunday, 10am - 5pm
Address:
Petawawa Library Corridor
16 Civic Centre Road
Petawawa, Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613.687.5536 x 2017
Email: tourism@petawawa.ca
http://www.petawawa.ca

Renfrew (Downtown)

Located at 161 Raglan Street South.
From Highway 17, take the O'Brien Road exit into Renfrew. Continue down O'Brien Road which will merge into Raglan Street. Follow Raglan Street South to the Chamber of Commerce Offices in the Information Centre on the right hand side of the street(beside the library).
Address:
161 Raglan Street
Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613.432.7015
http://www.renfrewareachamber.ca/

Renfrew Station and Caboose

Located at the corner of O'Brien and Mask Roads.
From Highway 17, take O'Brien exit into Renfrew.

The VIC is a caboose located to the left just past the Renfrew Industrial Park.
Address:
190 Mask Rd. at O'Brien Rd.
Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613.432.9086
http://www.renfrewtourism.ca

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