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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 to visit ByWard Market during your Ottawa vacation using our convenient Ottawa vacation trip planner.
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  • I absolutely love the atmosphere of byword market. Went there twice with the group I was traveling with. There was something for everyone to look at and enjoy. The selection of fresh fruit and flowers...  more »
  • Multitude of fantastic shops, pubs and restaurants - always vibrant! The only down side is the parking...patience is key.  more »
  • The market has great outdoor stands for all kinds of local produce and trinkets handmade items and Maple Syrup. There are also many types of pubs and restaurants of all types. It is an excellent place...  more »