Canadian Museum of History

Local nameMusée Canadien de l'histoire
LocationHull, Ottawa, Canada

The Canadian Museum of History is Canada's national museum of human history. It is located in the Hull area of Gatineau, Quebec, directly across the Ottawa River from Parliament Hill in Ottawa, Ontario. The museum's primary purpose is to collect, study, preserve, and present material objects that illuminate the human history of Canada and the cultural diversity of its people. Formerly the Canadian Museum of Civilization, the name of the museum was changed in 2013 to the Canadian Museum of History.

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Opening hours

Mon - Wed & Fri: 9:30 am - 5 pm
Thur: 9:30 am - 8 pm
Sat & Sun: 9:30 am - 5 pm


Adult: CAD 20
Senior (65 years and more): CAD 18
Student (with ID): CAD 16
Child (3-12): CAD 12

The Museum is free every Thursday from 5 to 8pm

More information and contact


Official Website

YouTube Channel


Facebook Page

Phone +1819 776 7000

Address 100 Rue Laurier, J8X 4G1, Gatineau, QC Canada

Coordinates 45°25'44.842" N -75°42'32.415" E

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