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Lowertown is the oldest community in the city of Ottawa, home to about 12,000 people in an area of less than 2.5 square kilometres.
It is defined by waterways on three of its four sides. Every resident of Lowertown lives within walking distance of the Rideau Canal (a World Heritage Site), the historic Ottawa River, and the picturesque Rideau River.
Whether you are a newcomer to Lowertown, a long-time resident or a visitor, you will find information on our website that satisfies your interest in Lowertown, including: