What's On at the Diefenbunker

*Note: December 8th the museum will open at 1:30pm due to a special event: The Carp Christmas Parade. Come see the Diefenbunker float!

 December 2018

DEC 8, 9, 15, 16, 22, 23

How the Grinch Spied Christmas

Learn how to be a spy by examining the spy of all Christmas spies, the Grinch! Bring your family for a fun Grinch-themed scavenger hunt all around the Bunker. Put your problem solving skills to the test with Grinchy coding activities and crafts.

Till DEC 31 

Canex – Convenience and Community

The CANEX at Canadian Forces Station Carp contributed to employee morale by helping to achieve a sense of normalcy for those stationed at this underground military station.

 January 2019

JAN 2,3,4

Spy Camp

Calling all curious kids. Are you looking for something fun to do before you go back to school. 
Parents are you looking for something for your kids to do during the break? 
We have 3 different days of activities that kids can sign up for. 

JAN 27 & 28

Valentines for Veterans

Come to the museum and make handmade Valentines for the brave men and women who served our country.

 February 2019

FEB 3 & 4

Valentines for Veterans

Come to the museum and make handmade Valentines for the brave men and women who served our country.

FEB 16

Atomic Love – A Touring Wine and Cheese Tasting

How deep is your love? 80 feet deep…to be exact! 

Come explore the depths of the Diefenbunker on a guided tour with wine and cheese! While touring, you’ll stop at different locations to sample delectable cheeses and wine pairings. Nothing says I love you, like exploring a Bunker with wine and cheese and your main squeeze!

 March 2019

MAR 30

Trivia Night

Who’s ready for some Cold War and Bunker themed Trivia? More details to come!

 April 2019

APR 20

Easter at the Bunker

The Easter Bunny is at it again on his sixth visit to the Diefenbunker! With hundreds of places to hide in our 100,000 square foot bunker, we need help to find all of the eggs he left behind. 

 June 2019

JUN 1, 2

Doors Open Ottawa

On June 1 and 2, 2019, the City of Ottawa is proud to present Doors Open Ottawa – a free annual architectural event that celebrates our community’s built heritage. It is the second-largest Doors Open event in Canada, and one of the largest in the world!