Bank of Canada Museum

8056 Bank St, Ottawa, ON K1A 0G9, Canada

(613) 782-8914

This museum is a newly renovated building in downtown Ottawa filled with exhibits, hands-on activities and fun for the whole family. This experience is for all ages, free to all visitors, and fully accessible. These exhibits feature centuries worth of economic artifacts, complete with lessons on the history of money and banking in Canada. The Bank of Canada Museum also offers their annual award for excellence in teaching economics. Their goal for the award is to motivate and honour professors in the economics industry, who find creative ways to bring these concepts to their students. The award includes a cash prize and gift basket with resources and supplies for the classroom. Stop by with your family to enjoy 'Family Fun Weekends' at the museum, which includes; a scavenger hunt, play zones, historical artifacts, and so much more!