Rideau Hall 3.7 rating


Rideau Hall has been the official residence of the Monarch of England and her representative the Governor General of Canada since 1867. The stately Rideau Hall Complex buildings and grounds spread over 36 hectares were styled as a 19th-century British Regency country estate, with different architectural modifications over time. Also known as 'Canada's House', an increasing emphasis has been placed on showcasing fine Canadian art, furniture, food and wine. Visit and honouring Canadians. Free guided tours are available daily to show you around the State rooms where the governor general fulfills official duties, and the residence which has a good collection of Canadian art and furniture. You can take a self-guided tour of the grounds in the complex, which includes the Canadian Heritage Gardens.



About Rideau Hall

 1 Sussex Drive, Ottawa, ON, Canada

 +1 613-993-8200


Rideau Hall and Nearby Attractions on Map

Nearby Attractions km / mile
Parliament Hill (Ottawa)

Parliament Hill (Ottawa)(2.4 km)
The primary attraction for most visitors is Parliament Hill.

Supreme Court of Canada

Supreme Court of Canada(2.7 km)
The Supreme Court of Canada is the highest court of the land, housed in a beautiful Art Deco building with an impressive marble Grand Entrance Hall.

Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica

Notre Dame Cathedral Basilica(1.7 km)
19th century cathedral with a richly ornamented Gothic sanctuary.

National Arts Centre

National Arts Centre(2.4 km)
Centre for performing arts and a designated National Historic Site of Canada.

Bytown Museum

Bytown Museum(2.1 km)
The Bytown Museum in the Commissariat at Rideau Canal’s Ottawa locks near the foot of Parliament Hill explores Ottawa's early history as Bytown and evolution into the present day modern city.

Chateau Laurier

Chateau Laurier(2.2 km)
Historic downtown hotel.

Royal Canadian Mint

Royal Canadian Mint(1.6 km)
The Monnaie Royale Canadienne or Royal Canadian Mint is headquartered in Ottawa, and stamps out bullion as well as collector and commemorative coins, medallions and tokens.

Museum of Civilization

Museum of Civilization(2.1 km)
This museum presents the story of Canada's population beginning with Aboriginal migration across the Bering Strait through European settlement by the Vikings around 1000 CE, and the British and French in the 1500s.

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