Rideau Hall, which was built in 1838, has been the official residence of the Queen's representative to Canada since 1867. ... More
Rideau Hall, which was built in 1838, has been the official residence of the Queen's representative to Canada since 1867. The grounds cover more than 32 hectares (79 acres) and feature a magnificent greenhouse and ornamental gardens. Visitors can take a self-guided tour or book one of the many guided tours offered from 10a to 4p during the summer months. There are a number of events hosted by the Governor General throughout the year.
It was really great. I had a guided tour, and totally recommend it. The guide talked about the Queen and the Governor-General, and I saw the changing of the guard. What a way to celebrate being Canadian!
Since 1950 more than 112,000 Canadians have served as peacekeepers in countries such as Cyprus, Haiti, Egypt, Cambodia, Bosnia and
Rwanda. The Peacekeeping Monument, entitled Reconciliation, was commissioned by the Canadian government in 1988 when the United Nations was ...
This fashionable shop, located in a tiny nook on the second floor of the Rideau Center , specializes in fine
sterling silver jewelry. Descriptions of the national and international artists are located within the stunning displays; Yemenite creations rest ...
The largest of its kind in Canada, this museum allows you to push buttons, turn dials and pull levers to
experience science and technology first hand. Discover artifact rich exhibits, which detail subjects from marine and land transportation to ...
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