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Admission Fees

Admission fees at the Canadian War Museum include access to all Special and Permanent Exhibitions.

War Museum and Museum of History
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Adult Senior Student Child
(5 pers. – max
2 adults)

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1 Museum $15 $13 $10 $8 $36 FREE
2 Museums $23 $20 $15 $12 $56
1 Museum +
1 IMAX Film
$21 $18 $15 $12 $59
2 Museums + 1 IMAX Film $29 $25 $20 $16 $76
Guided Tour $3 per person

Combos cannot be divided or used with any other promotion.

If activities at both museums are selected, tickets are valid for two extra days following day of purchase.

Student pricing is available to full-time students upon the presentation of valid
student ID.

Senior pricing is available to people aged 65 and up (with proof of age).

Visitors with a disability pay regular admission, based on age group. Attendants
accompanying visitors with a disability (maximum of one attendant per disabled visitor)
receive free admission. All other visitors in the group must pay regular admission fees.
This policy applies to the Museum of History, the War Museum and IMAX Theatre.

Admission fees are subject to change without notice.

Free Admission

  • At all times for members and volunteers (except IMAX)
  • Every Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. (General Admission)
  • Canada Day (July 1)
  • Remembrance Day (November 11)
  • For a single attendant accompanying a person with a disability. Details available at the Museum Box Office.

Complimentary Admission to the Canadian War Museum:

The Canadian War Museum offers free admission to past and present Canadian military personnel, and to selected Commonwealth military personnel, with appropriate identification or proof of service.

Canadian war veterans and active Canadian military personnel are granted complimentary admission for themselves and up to 2 accompanying family members.

Museum Hours

Mon, Tue, Wed & Fri: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Thur: 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Sat & Sun: 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Canadian War Museum
1 Vimy Place
Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0M8
Tel: 1-800-555-5621

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