Braddish Billings, the first settler of Gloucester Township, built Ottawa’s oldest wood-frame house, Billings Estate National Historic Site, between 1827-29. Learn about the architectural details as you tour this home from basement to attic and learn about the property’s evolution. Explore the history of transportation in Ottawa from canoes to country roads in a new special exhibition, City in Motion.
- Partial wheelchair access
- National Historic Site (Canada)
- Guided tours available
Contact info2100 Cabot Street
ArchitectureYear built: 1827-29
Building type: Attraction, Historical landmark, Museum
Dates/hours openSaturday June 2 – Sunday June 3, 2018
Saturday and Sunday: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.