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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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  • We were a bit shocked to find out that ByWard Market is not as nice to many other markets but this market is still worth to go as it is strategic. We did not have to travel long/far to reach. There.....  more »
  • We visited in late October and enjoyed browsing and being entertained by some talented musicians. There is a wide choice of restaurants in the area and many places to just have a drink or a quick...  more »
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