For all group tours, we ask that you make reservations a minimum of 48 hours in advance. You can contact us at
Residence Tour Hours
Tours are offered on statutory holidays from May to October. No tours on Remembrance Day, Holiday Season and Easter Weekend. Please note that Rideau Hall is a working residence and offical events may require unforeseen changes to your visit.
Tour buses can drop off visitors in the lay-by area adjacent to the site on Princess Avenue, next to the main Sussex Gate. Buses can wait for their groups in this area during the tours.
Please see the map below for more information regarding the location of new lay-by area. If you have any questions, feel free to contact Rideau Hall Visitor Services' Office at
Art tours can be arranged all year-round. Please call now to make your reservation.
The grounds are open daily from 8 a.m. until one hour before sunset.
Rideau Hall is a working residence and official events may require unforeseen changes to your visit.