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Rideau Canal Visitor Information Centre

Alternate Name OCR
Former Name Rideau Canal Museum
Legal Name Rideau Canal Visitor Information Centre
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Smiths Falls
Address & Map
34 Beckwith St S
Smiths Falls, ON K7A 2A8
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Intersection Beckwith St S and Brockville St
Physical Access Fully Accessible - museum and washrooms
Parking Free parking
Description and Services
Description (Service) Flagship interpretation centre for the entire historic Rideau Canal - a UNESCO world heritage site * guided tours * Children's area * look-out tower * resource centre
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-4 pm
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Renfrew County ; Smiths Falls ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call, e-mail or visit website for more information.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - auditorium rental, guided group tours ; Admission - Free for self-guied tours or $1.90 per child and $3.40 per adult for guided and/or group tours ; Method(s) of Payment Accepted - cash, debit, VISA, Mastercard, American Express
Service Categories Museums ; Sightseeing/Guided Tours
Contact Information
Office Phone 613-283-5170
Toll Free Phone 1-888-773-8888
After Hours Phone 613-283-5170
Fax 613-283-0677
Primary Contact Kerry Fitz-Hardy, Visitor Services Team Leader; Phone: 613-283-7199 ext 215; Email:
Alternate Contact Valerie de Winter, Communications and Media Relations Officer; Phone: 613-283-7199 ext 221; Email:
Other Details
Funding Grants
Resources Website

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