Proof of vaccination for all visitors ages 12 and up is required to access all exhibitions and public areas of the Museum, including special events.

Proof accepted: vaccination passport or proof of vaccination (digital or printed), as well as ID with name and date of birth.

Main Menu


The Lobby of the Canadian War Museum is an impressive open area which can be rented alone or in conjunction with other spaces. It includes Memorial Hall, which features the tombstone of the Unknown Soldier as its sole artifact.


This space can accommodate up to 500 guests for a seated dinner, and up to 800 for a stand-up cocktail reception.

*The maximum capacity may change according to the measures recommended by federal and provincial health authorities.

Rental Fee

$4,000 plus tax. Non-profit and government organizations receive a 15% discount ($3,400 plus tax).

The Lobby can be rented as an extension of your main banquet space for a cocktail reception, for a discounted fee of $1,000 plus tax.



Floor Plans

Lobby (PDF file, 162 Kb)
Lobby – Dimensions (PDF file, 221 Kb)


To send us an email or see other ways to contact us:

Contact Us