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!
Originally named Colonel's Hill in honor of Colonel John By, the architect of the Canal Rideau , this park was
renamed after By was replaced by a Major. Established in 1874, the park offers a panoramic view of several ...
Extended Stay Canada Ottawa offers a prime downtown Ottawa location a few blocks from the Rideau Canal, City Hall building,
National Arts Centre, and Parliament Hill. At the hotel, guests can enjoy the fitness room's treadmill, stair stepper, life ...
You'll be surprised to find a fully functioning farm in the middle of the city! Located in the heart of
the Central Experimental Farm , the museum pays tribute to traditional and modern farming practices in Canada. An exhibit ...
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