Richelieu public forest & the Museopark’s Sugar Shack

300|320 avenue des Pères Blancs, Vanier ON K1L 7L5, Ottawa, Ontario 45.4438189,-75.6623345

Five minutes from Parliament Hill, nestled in Richelieu Park, you will find a unique site: The Richelieu public forest offers a unique environment, it is the only sugar bush operated in urban areas to produce syrup.

What’s a Museopark? A museopark is a museum located in an accessible natural greenspace that provides heritage-based activities both indoors and outdoors. The past in natural settings.


Writer’s way (all year long) + Maple Sugar Festival (last week of March or first of April) + Outdoor theatre play (summer)


Forest is Open to the Public from dawn to dusk, 7 days a week

Sugar Shack : beginning of February to end of April

                      Wednesday to Friday – 10:00 am to 4:00 pm
                      Saturday, Sunday – 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm

Parking Washrooms Wheel Chair  Free Child Friendly

Bus Pet Friendly Tours

Coffe shop Gift Shop Resturant Photo Shoots Weddings

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