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- See historical documents such as the first academic calendar, the first student newspaper, medals and even the keys to the first building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