Presented by NAV CANADA
The Canada Aviation and Space Museum and NAV CANADA invite everyone to a great day of fun and entertainment! Celebrate Canada like never before at this country’s premier aerospace museum, with dynamic activities for the whole family. The Museum is the ideal venue in any weather: sun, rain or summer heat. Admission is free all day on July 1, but donations are welcome.
Schedule of Demonstrations and Performances
|9:00 a.m.||Museum and activity stations open|
|10:00 a.m.||Rocket launch by the Ottawa Rocketry Group|
|11:00 a.m.||Demonstration by Parachute GO Skydive|
|12:00 p.m.||Fly By from NAV CANADA’s CRJ-200|
|12:30 p.m.||Possible fly-past by the Snowbirds Demonstration Team|
|1:30 p.m.*||Rocket launch by the Ottawa Rocketry Group|
|2:00 p.m.||Breathing on Mars demonstration in Mauril Bélanger Theatre|
|3:00 p.m.*||Rocket launch by the Ottawa Rocketry Group|
|3:30 p.m.*||Ejection Seat Demonstration in the Mauril Bélanger Theatre|
All activities and displays will be open from 9am to 4:00pm unless otherwise indicated.
* Weather Permitting/Schedule subject to change without notice.
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.
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.