Canada Agriculture and Food Museum

Did you know that Ottawa is the only capital city in the world with a working farm at its heart? Stop by the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum to discover yet another way Ottawa is a unique, green city. 

Located at the Central Experimental Farm across from the Rideau Canal, this museum offers a rural retreat from city life with the chance to enjoy all the sights and sounds of a true farm! On your visit you can:
- Have close-up encounters with your favourite farm animals, including alpacas, chickens, goats, horses, and more
- Explore the history of tractors—the most essential tool on the farm—and view models from all different time periods
- Hitch a ride on a horse-drawn Tally-Ho wagon
- Enjoy an ever-changing array of daily demonstrations. Whether it is bread-making, cow-milking, or building crafts with children, there is always something new to experience at the museum!
- Explore fascinating exhibitions at the learning centre
- And much more!
At the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum there are many scenic areas where you can walk around or relax with a picnic lunch.  Come enjoy life on the farm for a day—you are sure to leave with lots of great memories! 

Located at the Central Experimental Farm across from the Rideau Canal, this museum offers a rural retreat from city life with the chance to enjoy all the sights and sounds of a true farm! On your visit you can:

  • Have close-up encounters with your favourite farm animals, including alpacas, chickens, goats, horses, and more
  • Explore the history of tractors—the most essential tool on the farm—and view models from all different time periods
  • Hitch a ride on a horse-drawn Tally-Ho wagon
  • Enjoy an ever-changing array of daily demonstrations. Whether it is bread-making, cow-milking, or building crafts with children, there is always something new to experience at the museum!
  • Explore fascinating exhibitions at the learning centre
  • And much more!

At the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum there are many scenic areas where you can walk around or relax with a picnic lunch. Come enjoy life on the farm for a day—you are sure to leave with lots of great memories! 

Groups of 16 or more: please call (613) 991 - 3053 for rates.

901 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa, ON K2C 3J9

Tel: (613) 991 - 3044

Mon - Sun: 9:00am - 5:00pm