Garrison Petawawa Collection

Discover the history of Garrison Petawawa.  From the early settlers to the military might of Canada’s Armed Forces, the area we know as Petawawa has witnessed the breath of history. 

Garrison Petawawa Museum Collection

Canadian Airborne Forces Collection

Explore the history of the First Special Service Force (FSSF), the First Canadian Parachute Battalion (1CanPara) and the Canadian Airborne Regiment (CAR). 

Canadian Airborne Forces Collection

Museum Hours:

Due to Covid-19, the museum is temporarily closed to the public.

The Vehicle Park remains closed to the public as well.

We anticipate re-opening at Stage 4.

Details will be announced at a later date.




63 Colborne Rd,
P.O. Box 9999 Stn. Main
Petawawa, ON K8H 2X3



(613) 588 – 6238


Donating Artifacts

Do you have something you're interested in donating to the museum? Feel free to contact us at or 613-687-5511 ext 6238 to find out if our museum is the right place for your object!is email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.       We can also help put you in touch with other museums where you object(s) may be better suited.  We always appreciate as much information about the artifact or the person who owned it as you can provide. All of this information is kept within our system for use in future displays and research.

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