Book a historical tour

Choose a tour- (maximum 90 minutes long)

Discover the University of Ottawa's Historic Quad

  • In person campus historical tours are currently suspended due to COVID-19, but you can now experience the same tour virtually
  • Discover the architectural heritage of the oldest buildings on campus as well as some of the interesting history of the University of Ottawa through the BaladoDiscovery virtual guided tour.
  • Download the app through Google Play or the App Store, or follow along online.





Treasures of the University of Ottawa Archives (Cancelled due to COVID-19) 

  • See archival records, photographs and artifacts
  • See historical documents such as the first academic calendar, the first student newspaper, medals and even the keys to the first building
  • Visit our vaults




For more information

Contact the archives

Tel.: 613-562-5750


Tours are conducted for groups of 10 or more

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