“ONCE SEEN NEVER FORGOTTEN”
North East of Ottawa along the TransCanada Highway (Hwy 417) and nestled within the upper Ottawa Valley along the shores of the Ottawa and Petawawa Rivers, lies the Town of Petawawa. The Petawawa Heritage Village is situated in the heart of the Town and encompasses 3.5 picturesque acres where history comes alive. Visitors are given the opportunity to stroll along the pathways of the past and experience life since Confederation while touring the nine historical and replicated buildings from the 19th and early 20th centuries.
The interpretive focus of the Heritage Village spans from 1865 to 1910, and as such, the costumed interpreters and tour guides are knowledgeable of the larger historical events of this time period and also embody a solid overview of