About the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum is living proof of the “Green Capital”. In fact, Ottawa is the only world capital that has a working farm at its heart. Canada’s unique agricultural heritage is featured at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum, where you can explore the sights and sounds of typical farm life.

Visit the Animals

Get up close and personal with a number of animals at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum. In the barns and barnyards, you’ll see different breeds of various farm animals.

Don't forget to look for the Museum's heritage breeds!

See the Exhibitions

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum features fun, interactive exhibitions showcasing Canada’s agricultural history as well as contemporary agricultural problems and solutions. Current exhibitions include:

Watch, Ride, and Play

The fun never stops at the Canada Agriculture and Food Museum. Check out our daily demonstrations, hitch a ride on the horse-drawn Tally-Ho wagon, or play in the outdoor play structure.

Picnic at the Museum

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum is ideal for picnics! In the shade of the apple blossoms, under a tent or in the sun, visitors can enjoy the sights and sounds of the outdoors as they snack or have lunch. The Museum has vending machines but does not offer food services. No barbecues or hibachis allowed.

The Canada Agriculture and Food Museum is ideal for families and school groups. Plan your visit today.

Ottawa Architectural Conservation Awards

The City recognizes outstanding achievements in heritage conservation with the Ottawa Architectural Conservation Awards: Award of Excellence, Institutional in the category of Adaptive Re-Use

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