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Hydro Ottawa, Chaudière Falls No. 2 Generating Station

156 Middle St., Victoria Island   Map (link is external)

Exterior view of a stone building built in 1891 featuring the oldest operating hydroelectric generator in Canada.

Built in 1891, this Generating Station is believed to be the oldest operating hydroelectric generator in Canada. Learn how hydroelectricity is produced. Guided tours include stairs and are partially conducted outdoors. Spaces are limited; last tour at 3:30 p.m. Closed-toe shoes required. This facility is not accessible.

Open Hours
    Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
    Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:00
Building Features
    Public Washrooms
    Free Parking
    Bike Parking
    Family Friendly
    OC Transpo Nearby
    Guided Tour Available