Ottawa Day 2: ByWard Market

ByWard Market was establised in 1826 and it is one of the oldest and largest public market nestled in the neighbourhood of Lowertown.

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The name “By Ward” derived from the surname of the engineer, Colonel John By, who was the area’s original conveyor. Colonel John By is also the legendary builder of the Rideau Canal.

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Outdoor flower vendor.

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Canadian goodies. (more…)

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