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ByWard Market, Ottawa

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Arguably the city’s number one tourist attraction, historical ByWard Market offers an eclectic mix of shops, boutiques, galleries, restaurants, and nightclubs. Reconciling contrasts such as secluded courtyards and bustling streets, a local farmers' market and artisans’ stands, the market is the city's leading destination for shopping, dining, and entertainment. Walk between outdoor stalls with fresh flowers, fruits, and vegetables., then look for local trend-setting artworks. Stop by a little teashop and experience the small neighborhood feel. The market is also home to museums, specialty food shops, hair and beauty salons, and over 500 businesses. Plan your visit to ByWard Market and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Ottawa trip itinerary builder app .
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  • Went for just a walk around the market with my wife. Love the atmosphere, the vendors and of course so many restaurants to choose from.  more »
  • Just a few minutes walk from the Parliament area, the market runs for about 3 blocks in each direction. Loads of shops, restaurants, bakeries. Good place to grab dinner or a snack. Area was very clean...  more »
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