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Sparks Street landmark shop Green Dragon closing doors

The Green Dragon might be the closest thing Ottawa has to an old curiosity shop, but after 75 years, its owners say they can't afford to stay in business.

Store has been on Sparks between Bank and O'Connor for 75 years

After 75 years on Sparks Street, the Chinese gift shop is closing its doors. 2:11
The Green Dragon is closing after 75 years at its Sparks Street location. (CBC)
The Green Dragon might be the closest thing Ottawa has to an old curiosity shop, but after 75 years, its owners say they can't afford to stay in business.

As Sandra Abma reports in the above video, years of construction in the area has taken its toll on business.