Attractions and Museums

Discover your Sense of Adventure in the Ottawa Valley!

We have loads of activities that will leave you with fun-filled memories. Spend the day playing at one of our family attractions, horseback riding in our fields, zip-lining through our forests, spelunking in our caves or slip-sliding down water slides.

Go back in time at one our museums. With over 20 museums in the Ottawa Valley it is hard to miss our rich heritage and proud history.

 

42nd Field Regiment (Lanark and Renfrew Scottish) RCA Regimental Museum

The many Canadian military artifacts on display in this heritage building showcase the history of the various services, branches, corps and regiments represented.
The museum preserves and interprets these valued artifacts to generate a sense of identity and esprit de corps for visitors, and brings the principles of military values and leadership to life. Operated by the 1st Air Defence Regiment (Lanark and Renfrew Scottish Regiment) of the Royal Canadian Artillery.
Address:
177 Victoria Street
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 4K2
Contact:
Phone: 613.588.6166
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Guided Tours (by Appointment)
• Open All Year (By Appointment)

Algonquin Way Cultural Centre

Kwey, welcome to a proud and progressive Algonquin community. Pikwàkanagàn, is situated on the beautiful shores of the Bonnechere River at the foot of Golden Lake. The word Pikwàkanagàn is pronounced ‘Pick-wok-nah-gone’ and means ‘beautiful hilly country covered in evergreens’.Located off of Highway 60, our community is 1 1/2 hours west of Ottawa and 1 1/2 hours south of Algonquin Park. We are nestled in cottage country in the beautiful Ottawa Valley.
Address:
1674 Mishomis Inamo, Pikwakanagan
Golden Lake, Ontario
K0J 1X0
Contact:
Phone: 613.625.1958
Toll Free: 888.625.1963
Email: info@thealgonquinway.ca
http://www.thealgonquinway.ca
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

Aqua Rose Gems and Minerals

Address:
RR2
1327 Lower Craigmont Road
Combermere, Ontario
K0J 1L0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.1361
Email: aquarose@nexicom.net
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Open Daily• Family Friendly

Arnprior and District Museum

Address:
35 Madawaska Street
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 1R6
Contact:
Phone: 613.623.4902
Email: jcarlile@arnprior.ca
http://www.arnpriormuseum.org/
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Gift Shop• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Appointment)• Open All Year (By Appointment)

Arnprior and McNabBraeside Archives

Address:
21 Madawaska Street
Arnprior, Ontario
K7S 3T5
Contact:
Phone: 613.623.0001
Email: adarchives@hotmail.com
http://www.adarchives.org

Birthplace NHA NHL Museum

Address:
249 Raglan Street
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1R3
Contact:
Phone: 613.433.2155
Email: meqaconsulting@mail.com
http://www.nhanhl.ca
Amenities:
• Day Trips• Guided Tours
• Open All Year• Gift Shop
• Family Friendly• Eco-friendly Establishment

Bonnechere Caves

Under a hill of limestone, said by geologists to have been the bottom of a tropical sea 500 million years ago, the Caves present a weird and wonderful sight. Take in a guided tour and see natures’ handwork in the stalactites, rock icicles and many fossils that can be found in the cave network. The Bonnechere Caves are a not to be missed experience.
Address:
Box 449
1247 Fourth Chute Road
Eganville, Ontario
K0J 1T0
Contact:
Phone: 613.628.2283
Toll Free: 800.469.2283
Email: cavemanchris@bonnecherecaves.com
http://www.bonnecherecaves.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open Daily
• Gift Shop• Family Friendly

Bonnechere Museum

Bonnechere Museum, also known as the Ordovician Fossil Capital of Canada, presents both the natural and cultural history of life as it developed along the Bonnechere River.
Address:
Mail: 193 Sand Road, Box 275
85 Bonnechere Street
Eganville, Ontario
K0J 1T0
Contact:
Phone: 613.628.1000
Email: museum@bonnechere.ca
http://www.bonnechere.ca
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• Open All Year (By Appointment)
• French Services Available

Calabogie MotorSports Park

This world-class facility is home to the longest track in Canada, consisting of 20 turns, measuring 40 feet wide, and featuring a 2,000 ft long straightaway. Since opening in the fall of 2006, the Alan Wilson designed track has become the preferred destination for North American motorsports enthusiasts.
Address:
462 Wilson Farm Road
Calabogie, Ontario
K0J 1H0
Contact:
Phone: 613.752.1252
Email: info@calabogiemotorsports.com
http://www.calabogiemotorsports.com
Amenities:
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

Calabogie Peaks Ski Resort

Address:
30 Barrett Chute Road
Calabogie, Ontario
K0J 1H0
Contact:
Phone: 613-752-2720
Toll Free: 1-800-669-4861
Email: peaks@calabogie.com
http://www.calabogie.com
Amenities:
• Food• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Gift Shop
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Canadian Clock Museum (The)

Address:
P.O. Box 1684
60 James Street
Deep River, Ontario
K0J 1P0
Contact:
Phone: 613.584.9687
Email: enquiries@canclockmuseum.ca
http://www.canclockmuseum.ca
Amenities:
• Admission• Guided Tours
• Open All Year• Gift Shop
• Family Friendly

CFB Petawawa Military Museums

Discover the mysteries and the stories of the Units and Regiments of Garrison Petawawa.  From the steps of European explorers and settlers to the military might of Canada’s Armed Forces, the area we know as Petawawa has witnessed the breath of history.

Explore the history of the elite First Special Service Force, the First Canadian Parachute Battalion and the Canadian Airbone Regiment. What were their missions on D-Day, WWII Italy and Cypress? How to air drop a jeep from a plane?
Address:
Base Building P-51
63 Colbourne Rd
Petawawa, Ontario
K8H 2X3
Contact:
Phone: 613.588.6238
Email: info@petawawamuseums.com
http://www.petawawamuseums.ca
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Open Daily
• Open All Year• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

Champlain Trail Museum and Pioneer Village

Address:
1032 Pembroke Street East
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6Z2
Contact:
Phone: 613.735.0517
Email: pembrokemuseum@nrtco.net
http://www.champlaintrailmuseum.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Open Daily
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• French Services Available

Chutes Coulonge Park

Experience the breathtaking scenery of the area's most magnificent waterfalls and canyon. The site pays tribute to the historic days of the great log drives, and a 3000ft wooden log slide. Explore the Coulonge Falls on well maintained pedestrian trails, footbridges, and lookouts. Bring a picnic, shop for souvenirs or browse the many logging artifacts.

Of course don’t forget the aerial adventure park!

Experience the thrill - 2 giant zip lines (260 meters and 100 meters) above white water rapids located in the magnificent canyon of the Coulonge River. This breathtaking activity will provide you with the ultimate zip lining experience. It’s a must!
Address:
CP 914
100 Promenade du Parc-des-Chutes
Mansfield, Québec
J0X 1R0
Contact:
Phone: 819.683.2770
Toll Free: 888.683.2770
Email: info@chutescoulonge.qc.ca
http://www.chutescoulonge.qc.ca
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Interac Accepted• Gift Shop
• Family Friendly

Diefenbunker: Canada's Cold War Museum

Address:
3929 Carp Road
Ottawa, Ontario
K0A 1L0
Contact:
Phone: 613.839.0007
Toll Free: 800.409.1965
Email: info@diefenbunker.ca
http://www.diefenbunker.ca
Amenities:
• Admission• Guided Tours
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

DowntownPembroke.com

Address:
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6Y6
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.7774
http://www.downtownpembroke.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open Daily
• Open All Year• Gift Shop
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Escaping Renfrew

Address:
345 Stewart Street
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 1Y1
Contact:
Phone: 613.312.9395
Email: info@escapingrenfrew.com
http://www.escapingrenfrew.com
http://www.facebook.com/escapingrenfrew

Friends of Bonnechere Parks

Address:
4024 Round Lake Road
Killaloe, Ontario
K0J 2A0
Contact:
Phone: 613.757.2103
Email: jane.duff@cogeco.ca
http://www.bonnecherepark.on.ca

Frontier Trails Kids Camp

Enjoy a quiet family trail ride through our 100 acres of fields and forests.  Our horses are quiet and dependable with a lot of experience.  All trails are guided by Frontier Trails staff.  Trail Rides are available all year, weather permitting.  Trail rides must be booked in advance so please contact the camp office. In addition to trail rides there are also riding lessons and children’s camping opportunities.
Address:
10545 Highway 60
Eganville, Ontario
K0J 1T0
Contact:
Phone: 613.625.2416
Fax: 613.625.2675
Toll Free: 888.605.2549
Email: frontiertrails@on.aibn.com
http://www.frontiertrailscamp.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Open All Year• Gift Shop
• Family Friendly

Great Canadian Bungee

Address:
1780 Route 105
Chelsea, Québec
J0X 3G0
Contact:
Phone: 819.459.3714
Toll Free: 877.828.8170
Email: reservations@bungee.ca
http://www.bungee.ca
Amenities:
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted

Hidden Canada

Address:
159 Willola Beach Road
Fitzroy Harbour, Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613-623-7758
Fax: 613-623-7758
Email: hc_info@hiddencanada.ca
http://hiddencanada.ca

Hugli's Blueberry Ranch, Ice Cream and Country Gift Store

The fun park located at Hugli's Blueberry Ranch is open 7 days a week.  There is a tunnel slide, friendly farm animals, pirate ship and hay mazes, bouncing buddies, walking trails and so much more.  Admission for the park facilities $2. Also visit the blueberry patch or country store for a whole wagon full of great treats and delights!
Address:
2139 Greenwood Road
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6W2
Contact:
Phone: 613.638.1288
Email: info@blueberryranch.ca
http://www.blueberryranch.ca
Amenities:
• Day Trips• Food
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• Guided Tours (by Appointment)
• Eco-friendly Establishment• French Services Available

Logos Land Resort

Logos Land Resort is the place for play in the Ottawa Valley. For the kids to the adults we have something for everyone, including waterpark with slides, zip line adventures, 18 hole golf course, time share accomodations, villas, rustic cabin rentals, RV rentals and seasonal RV campsite.
Address:
15906 Highway 17
Cobden, Ontario
K0J 1K0
Contact:
Phone: 613.646.9765
Fax: 613.646.9700
Toll Free: 1.877.816.6605
Email: info@logosland.com
http://www.logosland.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Food
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• French Services Available

Madonna House Gift Shops, Gallery, and Pioneer Museum

Address:
Highway 517 off Highway 62
2887 Dafoe Road
Combermere, Ontario
K0J 1L0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.3713
Email: mhgiftshop@gmail.com
http://www.madonnahouse.org
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Gift Shop
• Family Friendly

Mapleside Sugar Bush

Address:
166 Reiche Road
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6W4
Contact:
Phone: 613.735.2366
Email: info@mapleside.ca
http://www.mapleside.ca

Marguerite Centre

Address:
700 Mackay Street
Pembroke, Ontario
K0C 1X0
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.9925
http://www.margueritecentre.com
Amenities:
• Food• Gift Shop
• Wheelchair Access

McDougall Mill Museum

The McDougall Mill Museum holds three packed floors of artifacts, many from Renfrew’s early Industrial days when the town was home to: Renfrew Electric –maker of Canadian Beauty Appliances, Renfrew Refrigerator Company –ice boxes, Renfrew Machinery –Acorn stoves, Renfrew Flour Mills the Renfrew Creamery and many other industries.
Address:
65 Arthur Street
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 4E7
Contact:
Phone: 613.432.2129
Email: museum@renfrewmuseum.ca
http://www.renfrewmuseum.ca
Amenities:
• Admission• Open Daily
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Request)

Mission House Museum and Gallery

Address:
1050 Mill Street
Combermere, Ontario
K0J 1L0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.2259
Email: info@missionhousemuseum.com
http://www.missionhousemuseum.com
http://www.museevirtuel-virtualmuseum.ca/sgc-cms/histoires_de_chez_nous-community_memories/pm_v2.php?id=exhibit_home&fl=0&am
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Open Daily
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

Murray L. Moore Hydro Museum

The Pembroke Hydro Museum officially opened in October 1984 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the first street light that was installed in Pembroke. The Museum was later dedicated in honor of Murray L. Moore on the occasion of his retirement for 45 years of service as the President and Chief Executive Officer.
Address:
283 Pembroke Street West
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6Y6
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.3687
Email: inquiries@orpowercorp.com
http://www.orpowercorp.com
Amenities:
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Appointment)

Museums of Smiths Falls

Address:
PO Box 695
11 Old Sly's Rd
Smiths Falls, Ontario
K7A 4T6
Contact:
Phone: 613.283.8560
Fax: 613.283.8560
Email: cmiller@smithsfalls.ca
http://www.smithsfalls.ca/heritagehouse/
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• French Services Available

Pembroke Heritage Murals

...celebrates this area's rich character and heritage through large-scale paintings on an ever-increasing number of our city's downtown walls, colourfully portraying a bygone era for the enjoyment of today's generation.

Address:
1 Pembroke Street East
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 3J5
Contact:
Phone: 613-735-6821
Email: phmurals@webhart.net
http://www.pembroke.ca
http://www.pembrokeontario.com/tourism/what-to-do/pembroke-heritage-murals/
Amenities:
• Open All Year• Family Friendly

Pembroke Public Library

Address:
237 Victoria Street
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 4K5
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.8844
Fax: 613.732.1116
Email: fineprint@pembrokelibrary.ca
http://www.pembrokelibrary.ca

Petawawa Heritage SocietyVillage

Address:
16 Civic Centre
Petawawa, Ontario
K8H 3H5
Contact:
Phone: 613.687.5054
Fax: 613-687-6746
Email: annmcintyre19@cogeco.ca
http://www.petawawaheritagevillage.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Guided Tours• Open Daily
• Gift Shop• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Request)• Eco-friendly Establishment
• French Services Available

Petawawa Research Forest Visitor Centre

Address:
Highway 17 at Clouthier Road
41 Clouthier Road
Chalk River, Ontario
K0J 1J0
Contact:
Phone: 613.584.7773
Email: phoenix262@live.com
http://www.friendsofprf.ca
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Open Daily
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Polish Kashub Heritage Museum

Address:
1112 Wilno Road North
Wilno, Ontario
K0J 2N0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.6937
Email: heritage@wilno.org
http://www.wilno.org
Amenities:
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• Guided Tours (by Appointment)

Red Wolf Retreat and Public Fishing Pond

On-site activities include: hiking, biking, walking, fishing, photography, nature appreciation, wildlife viewing, birdwatching, ATVing, snowmobiling and more. You have expansive land at your fingertips. The retreat offers yurts and cottages for overnight accommodations. Spend the day, spend the night, spend time in nature!
Address:
989 Rosien Road
Eganville, Ontario
K0J1T0
Contact:
Phone: (613)754-5241
Email: info@redwolfretreat.ca
http://www.redwolfretreat.ca
Amenities:
• Day Trips• Credit Cards Accepted
• Open All Year• Family Friendly
• Eco-friendly Establishment

Renfrew County Museums Network

Address:
c/o Champlain Trail Museum
1032 Pembroke St E
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6Z2
Contact:
Phone: 613-518-1094
Fax: 613-735-0517
Email: daniellemariepaul@gmail.com
https://www.renfrewcountymuseums.org
Amenities:
• Admission• Guided Tours
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly• Guided Tours (by Appointment)
• Guided Tours (by Request)• Open All Year (By Appointment)

Renfrew Public Library

Address:
Renfrew Public Library
13 Railway Ave
Renfrew, Ontario
K7V 3A9
Contact:
Phone: 613.432.8151
Fax: 613.432.7680
Email: renlib@renfrew.library.on.ca
www.renfrew.ca/library-welcome.cfm

Ross Museum

Ross Museum is a charming place to visit where history comes alive!
Address:
Whitewater Region
2022 Foresters Falls Road
Foresters Falls, Ontario
K0J 1V0
Contact:
Phone: 613.646.2622
Email: rossmuseum@bellnet.ca
http://www.rossmuseum.ca
Amenities:
• Guided Tours• Family Friendly

Royal Canadian Legion Branch 72 Museum

Address:
202 Pembroke Street East
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 6X7
Contact:
Phone: 613.732.4815
http://www.pembrokelegionbr72.ca
Amenities:
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Appointment)• Guided Tours (by Request)
• Open All Year (By Appointment)

School House Museum

Our museum contains a unique collection of artifacts and photographs dating back to the 1800s, illustrating the history of the Municipality of Laurentian Hills in the Upper Ottawa Valley.
Address:
Box 304
35753 Higway 17 West
Deep River, Ontario
K0J 1P0
Contact:
Phone: 613.584.4765
Fax: 613.584.4765
http://www.bright-ideas-software.com/schoolhouse
Amenities:
• Admission• Guided Tours
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre

Shaw Woods is a gorgeous nature preserve located near Lake Dore, ON. Stretching over 200 hectares and managed by the Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre, it has a 13-kilometre network of self-guided walking trails that meander through woods and wetlands, over boardwalks, beside water, and up to a lookout.
Address:
Shaw Woods Outdoor Education Centre
2065 Bulger Road
Douglas, Ontario
K0J 1S0
Contact:
Phone: 613.638.1994
Email: info@shawwoods.ca
http://www.shawwoods.ca
Amenities:
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Eco-friendly Establishment

St. Lawrence Parks Commission

A diverse range of visitor experiences for all ages. UPPER CANADA VILLAGE - Award-winning historic attraction, FORT HENRY - UNESCO World Heritage Site & National Historic Site of Canada, Four-star Upper Canada Golf Course, Crysler Park Marina, 12 riverfront campgrounds and day-use parks, Upper Canada Migratory Bird Sanctuary, The 1000 Islands Parkway, The Long Sault Parkway
Address:
R.R.#1
13740 County Road 2
Morrisburg, Ontario
K0C 1X0
Contact:
Phone: 613.543.3704
Toll Free: 800.437.2233
http://www.stlawrenceparks.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Food• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open Daily
• Open Seasonally• Gift Shop
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

The Railway Station

Come to The Railway Station in the historic Opeongo Square to find out more about the history of Barry’s Bay and the Railway.
Address:
19503 Opeongo Line (Highway 60)
Barry's Bay, Ontario
K0J 1B0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.5885
Email: tourism@madawaskavalley.ca
http://www.therailwaystation.ca
Amenities:
• Credit Cards Accepted• Interac Accepted
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

The Rockingham Church

Address:
County Road #68
513 Rockingham Road
Rockingham, Ontario
Contact:
Phone: 613.757.2559

Upper Canada Village

Address:
13740 County Road 2
Morrisburg, Ontario
K0C 1X0
Contact:
Toll Free: 800.437.2233
http://www.uppercanadavillage.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Day Trips
• Food• Credit Cards Accepted
• Interac Accepted• Open All Year
• Gift Shop• Wheelchair Access
• Family Friendly

Upper Ottawa Valley Genealogical Group

Address:
222 Dickson Street
Pembroke, Ontario
K8A 7M5
Contact:
Phone: 613.735.6664
Email: enquiries@uovgg.ca
http://www.uovgg.ca
Amenities:
• Open All Year

Waba Cottage Museum and Gardens

In the early 1800s, Scottish Clan Chief Archibald McNab ruled with an iron fist. He treated settlers as feudal serfs for 18 years. His stone house, Waba Cottage was blown up into a heap of rubble 101 years later. In 1967, Canada's 100 birthday, the Museum was built as a Centennial project. Over the years, log buildings and beautiful gardens were added. The museum offers 8 acres, lakeside access, five restored historic buildings, eleven beautiful gardens, picnic facilities and is handicap accessible
Address:
24 Museum Road
White Lake, Ontario
K0A 3L0
Contact:
Phone: 613.623.8853
Fax: 613 623-9138
Toll Free: 800.957.4621
Email: info@mcnabbraeside.com
http://www.mcnabbraeside.com
Amenities:
• Admission• Guided Tours
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Whitewater Brewing Company

Address:
22 Fletcher Rd
Forester's Falls, Ontario
K0J 1V0
Contact:
Phone: 613.582.7227
Email: theBreweryBoys@whitewaterbeer.com
http://www.whitewaterbeer.ca
Amenities:
• Food• Guided Tours
• Credit Cards Accepted• Open Daily
• Open All Year• Gift Shop
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly
• Guided Tours (by Appointment)• Guided Tours (by Request)

Zurakowski Park

Zurakowski Park was officially opened on  July 26, 2003 in Barry's Bay, Ontario. It honours local resident and world-renowned test pilot  Janusz Zurakowski. The most notable aircraft tested by Zura was the Canadian supersonic interceptor known as theCF-105 Avro Arrow.
Address:
Highway 60 & Opeongo Square
Barry's Bay, Ontario
K0J 1B0
Contact:
Phone: 613.756.2747
http://www.zurakowskipark.ca
Amenities:
• Open Daily• Open All Year
• Wheelchair Access• Family Friendly

Ottawa Valley Tourist Association