Located in the former Carleton County Gaol, the HI-Ottawa Jail Hostel is steeped in history. Opened as a hostel in 1973, this building has become an international hub for backpackers and travellers to the nation’s capital for 45 years.
- Guided tours available
Contact info75 Nicholas Street
ArchitectureYear built: 1862
Building type: Commercial, Courthouse
Dates/hours openSunday June 3, 2018
Sunday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.