Rideau HALLoween

October 26, 2023

OTTAWA, Ontario—Calling all young witches, vampires, ghosts, spiders and other spooky beings. As part of a long-standing tradition, members of the public are invited to join in the fun and frights of Rideau HALLoween.

It’s going to be a boo-tiful night filled with thrills and chills. Trick-or-treaters of all ages will find plenty of fun and treats to enjoy. Grab a costume and strike a pose at the spooky photo booth.

Step into the past and immerse yourself in the rich history that haunts the Rideau Hall grounds.

Join us, if you dare, for a frightfully good time!

When: Tuesday, October 31, 2023, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Where: Thomas Gate, 1 Sussex Drive (outside the Visitor Centre)
Parking: Street parking is available in the neighbourhood

Quick facts:

  • The Visitor Centre is located at the Thomas Street entrance gate. This heritage building was once the Gardener’s Cottage at the time of Canada’s Confederation.
  • Visitors can tour the grounds year round at their leisure from 8 a.m. until one hour before sunset.
  • From October 28 to December 22, 2023, guided tours are available by reservation only. Book a guided tour.

Plan your visit
Members of the public wanting more information about Rideau Hall’s activities and guided tours can call 613-991-4422 or 1-866-842-4422 (toll-free), write to guide@gg.ca or visit the website at https://www.gg.ca/en/visit-us/rideau-hall

Media information:
Rideau Hall Press Office

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