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Address: 16 Rowley Ave, Ottawa, Ontario K2G 1L9, Canada
Phone Number: +1 613-723-7936
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10:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Thu 08:30 - 21:00
Fri 08:30 - 18:00
Sat 10:00 - 17:00
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Nepean Museum is a user-friendly facility with full wheelchair...

Nepean Museum is a user-friendly facility with full wheelchair accessibility and ample parking. The exhibition gallery showcases the history of Nepean through a series of changing exhibits. The Museum houses a collection of some 15,000 objects in a purpose-built, climatically controlled collections facility. Educational programming is available through Family Zone and Learning Links.The Museum site also boasts two community rooms available for rental. Outdoor facilities include a children’s climbing frame and sandpit, a basketball court and the Doug Froebel Baseball Park.Nepean Museum is entering an exciting phase, revitalizing its community services and redeveloping its exhibition galleries. Visit us on site or contact us to get involved – we’d love to hear your ideas!

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nepean Museum

i found the exhibits well laid out and interesting. Small museums are an important part of our national heritage and this is a good one

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 8 January 2013
Susan R
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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

We visited the Nepean Museum last weekend and it was a hit. The museum is small so it won't take long to go through. There is no admission fee (donations accepted). Our children (age 6 and 8) enjoyed the various activities (ie. the scavenger hunt through the museum and the Bingo game where they had to find items in the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2013

For years I was curious about the Nepean museum. One summer day my wife and I went. I'm a history buff and both of us were impressed with the historical pictures and artifacts that were there. It was facinating to see the "old" Ottawa/Nepean through the ages. A very informative trip.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2013

i found the exhibits well laid out and interesting. Small museums are an important part of our national heritage and this is a good one

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Ottawa, Canada
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2012

If you need to see a bale of hay and a horse shoe this is the place for you.Skip it.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2012

While I'm sure the museum is doing the best it can, it's super little. We went through it in about 5 minutes. I think it was free though!

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