Canada Science And Technology Museum

1867 St. Laurent Blvd.
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3- Map It
Phone: (613) 991-3044
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Canada Science and Technology Museum, 2.6 km (1.2 mi.) s. of the Queensway at 1867 St. Laurent Blvd., is devoted to the history, principles and applications of science and technology. The historical displays include steam locomotives, domestic appliances, antique automobiles and communications and space equipment. Canada's largest refracting telescope is among the featured hands-on exhibits. Tours of the storage facility are available. Special programs include workshops, stargazing and demonstrations. Picnicking is permitted. Food is available.
$17; $13 (ages 60+ and students with ID); $11 (ages 3-17); $43 (family, two adults and four children); free (Daily 4-5). Parking: $1 per half hour ($6 maximum).
Hours: Daily 9-5, May 1-Sept. 1; Tues.-Sun. 9-5, rest of year. Closed five days in mid-Sept. for maintenance and Christmas.