Ottawa's Pioneering Days: A Self-Guided Audio Tour
- Audio Guide
- Instant Confirmation
- Private Tour
Starting where Ottawa began, this self guided audio tour will take you to the very best city viewpoint. Beginning back when there was nothing here but forest, you will see where and hear how Ottawa began and gain a pretty good feeling for the circumstances, events and leaders that shaped the city in its earliest days. Most everything you see as you walk is explained. The tour ends in the most famous market in town, where you will find lots to see and great places to refresh yourself. Take in gorgeous views of the Ottawa River. Find out about the indigenous people who inhabited the area for thousands of years. Learn about the famous locks of Ottawa. Finally end the tour in the bustling Byward Market. Along the way, discover the stories of the pioneering characters who have shaped the captivating history of Ottawa.
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Pass By: National Gallery of Canada
The tour starts in front of the National Gallery.
Pass By: Nepean Point
The tour stops briefly at Nepean Point.
Pass By: The Three Watchmen
The tour passes by the Three Watchmen.
The tour passes by the Tavern.
The tour stops briefly at the Anishinaabe Scout.
Pass By: Major's Hill Park
The tour passes through the park.
The tour stops briefly at the statue.
Pass By: ByWard Market
The tour ends at ByWard Market.