Theatrical tours taking place over next 3 weekends
Zibi has partnered with Théatre Dérives Urbaines in Gatineau to offer unique theatrical walking tours through the history of this culturally significant site. Visitors will enjoy unique and entertaining “behind the scenes” tales of the infamous innovators, entrepreneurs and local legends who played a key role in the founding of the National Capital Region.
The guided tours will take place starting this Saturday, September 19 and continue every Saturday and Sunday until October 4 with four departures per day (two English and two French). Space is limited. The public is invited to visit www.zibi.ca/historical-tours to register for a free tour.
What: Guided theatrical tours of the industrial buildings
When: Saturdays and Sundays, September 19 to October 4
Time: First tour is at 1:00 p.m.; last tour leaves at 4:00 p.m.
Where: 3, Eddy Street, Gatineau, QC
Parking: Free onsite parking
Zibi, Canada’s first One Planet Community, is a redevelopment project by Ottawa-based Windmill Development Group and Dream Unlimited Corp. Through this multi-phase development, Windmill and Dream will transform the derelict lands located on Ottawa’s Albert and Chaudière Islands, and the downtown Gatineau waterfront, into a blend of residential housing types of low and high rise condominium towers and townhomes, commercial and office space, unique waterfront plazas and outdoor squares, recreational facilities, and more.