Canada Day at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum

CASM
Canada Aviation and Space Museum
Jul 1, 2019
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Canada Day at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum
When
Times
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fee Description
Free admission July 1 | Parking fees still apply
Language
Bilingual

NAV Canada
Presented by NAV CANADA

Take family fun to new heights this Canada Day! The Canada Aviation and Space Museum has a jam-packed schedule of thrilling performances, including skydiving demos, and rocket launches. Just minutes from the crowds of downtown Ottawa, the museum is an ideal destination for those seeking a family-friendly day filled with entertaining, educational and interactive activities to do regardless of the weather. Stroll through our world-class aviation collection, speak with pilots, and visit more than 20 partner organizations from the aerospace industry! Admission is free (donations are welcome).

Schedule of Demonstrations and Performances

9:00 a.m. Museum and activity stations open
10:00 a.m. Micro drone flying activity in the Mauril Bélanger Theatre
11:00 a.m.* Demonstration by Parachute GO Skydive
12:30 p.m. Ejection Seat demonstration in the Mauril Bélanger Theatre
1:30 p.m. Micro drone flying activity in the Mauril Bélanger Theatre
2:30 p.m. Ejection Seat demonstration in the Mauril Bélanger Theatre
3:00 p.m. Autograph session with the CF-18 Demonstration Team 

All activities and displays will be open from 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. unless otherwise indicated.

* Weather Permitting/Schedule subject to change without notice.

Partners and Special Guests

Over 20 organizations in the aerospace industry and other special guests are joining us this year to help celebrate Canada Day. Come and meet with these Museum partners!

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Family Activities

Activities for kids of all ages are taking place throughout the day!

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Aircraft and Flights

Many visiting aircraft will be flying in for Museum visitors. Come and speak to the pilots of these wonderful flying machines!

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More information

The Canada Aviation and Space Museum is located at the intersection of the Aviation and Rockcliffe Parkways, just 10 minutes from Parliament Hill. The Museum will be open from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. on Canada Day, with special activities ending by 4:00 p.m.

Free admission.

Visitors are invited to take advantage of the bicycle paths leading to the Museum to reduce vehicle emissions – bicycle racks are available at the Museum.