Doors Open Ottawa 2014 – June 7 and 8

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Doors Open Ottawa is your opportunity to visit buildings and sites that may not be open to the public on a day-to-day basis. The admission is free and the event runs for two days from Saturday, June 7th to Sunday, June 8th, 2014. Some of the buildings and sites in our neighbourhood or within walking distance are:

  1. Arts Court – 2 Daly Avenue – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  2. Barry Padolsky Associates Inc. Architects, Mercury Court Building – 377 Dalhousie Street, Suite 313 – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  3. Billings Estate Artifact Collection – Routhier Community Centre – 172 Guigues Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  4. Bruyère Continuing Care, Bruyère Hospital (Lowertown) – 43 Bruyère Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  5. C.D. Howe Building (Centretown) – 235 Queen Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  6. Cartier Square Drill Hall (Centretown) – 2 Queen Elizabeth Drive – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  7. Centretown Citizens Ottawa Corporation (Lowertown) – 145 Clarence Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  8. Christ Church Cathedral (Centretown) – 420 Spark Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  9. Christ the Saviour Orthodox Church / Holy Trinity Hall (Centretown) – 721 Somerset Street West, Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  10. Church of St. Barnabas Apostle and Martyr (Centretown) – 70 James Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  11. Commissariat – Bytown Museum (Lowertown) – 1 Canal Lane – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  12. Connaught Building (Lowertown) – 555 MacKenzie Avenue – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  13. Diane A. Gagné Financial Services – 5 Blackburn Avenue – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  14. Embassy of Algeria, Fleck Paterson House – 500 Wilbrod Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  15. Embassy of the Republic of Angola in Canada – 189 Laurier Avenue East – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  16. Embassy of the Republic of Armenia to Canada (Centretown) – 7 Delaware Avenue – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  17. Embassy of the Republic of Croatia – 229 Chapel Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  18. Embassy of the United States of America (Lowertown) – 490 Sussex Drive – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  19. First Baptist Church Ottawa (Centretown) – 140 Laurier Avenue West – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. 12:45 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  20. First Church of Christ, Scientist (Centretown) – 288 Metcalfe Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  21. Gordon Harrison Gallery (Lowertown) – 495 Sussex Drive – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  22. HUB Ottawa (Centretown) – 71 Bank Street, 6th Floor – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  23. Jane’s Walk with Doors Open Ottawa : Fleck-Paterson House – 500 Wilbrod Street – Sat. 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  24. Knox Presbyterian Church (Centretown) – 120 Lisgar Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  25. Laurentian Leadership Centre of Trinity Western University (Centretown) – 252 Metcalfe Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  26. Laurier House National Historic Site – 335 Laurier Avenue East – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  27. Lester B. Pearson Building (Lowertown) – 125 Sussex Drive – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  28. Library of Parliament – Former Bank of Nova Scotia (Centretown) – 125 Sparks Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  29. Mother House Chapel, Sisters of Charity of Ottawa (Lowertown) – 27 Bruyère St. – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  30. National Gallery of Canada (Lowertown) – 380 Sussex Drive – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  31. Ottawa Police Service (Centretown) – 474 Elgin Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  32. Public Service Alliance of Canada (Centretown) – 233 Gilmour Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  33. Royal Canadian Mint (Lowertown0 – 320 Sussex Drive – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  34. Saint Brigid’s Centre for the Arts and The Rectory Art House (Lowertown) – 179 Murray Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  35. St. Anne Church (Lowertown) – 528 Old St. Patrick Street – Sat. (Closed), Sun. 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
  36. St. Paul’s-Eastern United Church – 473 Cumberland Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  37. St. Paul’s Lutheran Church – 210 Wilbrod Street- Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  38. St. Peter’s Lutheran Church (Centretown) – 400 Sparks Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  39. Supreme Court of Canada (Centretown) – 301 Wellington Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  40. The Carriageway (Lowertown) – 55 Murray Street – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  41. The Delegation of the Ismaili Imamat (Lowertown) – 199 Sussex Drive – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)
  42. The Ottawa Curling Club (Centretown) – 440 O’Connor Street – Sat. & Sun. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  43. Youville Centre – 150 Mann Avenue – Sat. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sun. (Closed)

For more details on each of the above sites or to see other site listings, please refer to the City of Ottawa’s website.