The National Gallery of Canada is the country’s finest art museum and the permanent home of the world’s most comprehensive collection of Canadian art. Its European collection and modern American collection are considered among the best in the country. Its award-winning architecture, featuring the luminous Great Hall, spacious galleries and interior gardens and courtyards, is in itself worth the visit. Throughout the year, the Gallery presents international-calibre temporary exhibits, public events and activities for families. The Gallery is a large glass building with two octagonal towers. In the museum has 5 function spaces which can accommodated up to 900 people.
LAGO Bar|Grill|View is an open concept restaurant located in the heart of Ottawa's scenic Dows Lake Pavilion along the Rideau Canal. LAGO seats 250 in the main restaurant with 175 additional seats on the patio.
LAGO also boasts the Vista Room, a premium venue featuring panoramic views of Dows Lake and Queen Juliana Park. The Vista Room is ideal for weddings, corporate events, off-site meetings, media launches and holiday parties. In addition to a 140-seat dining area, the Vista Room can accommodate 210 people for cocktails and boasts a 70-seat patio. Complete audio-visual capabilities with Disc Jockey set up and LED lit dance floor are available.
Offering breathtaking views, delectable cuisine and live entertainment, LAGO is one of Ottawa's premiere venues for dining and special events.
Ottawa's premium rural chic wedding ceremony and reception halls that boasts a new $200,000 LED customizable lighting system and a complete stage. 5,000 square feet of exterior patios allow you to have a wedding and reception at the same venue. Conveniently located just off the 416 near beautiful Manotick and under 20 minutes from Kanata and the airport makes Century Weddings and Events ideal for your dream wedding reception for up to 300 guests.
Located in the heart of beautiful Merrickville, overlooking the historic Rideau Waterway, the Baldachin Inn is your ultimate destination for casual visits or special events.
Specializing in banquets, weddings, meetings, conferences and receptions, the Baldachin Ballroom offers a wide variety of services and appointments in 6000 sq.ft. of understated elegance.
Contact us to arrange for your next Merrickville function, whether it is for a quiet family get together, corporate function, asles meeting, conference or workshop.
La Grange de la Gatineau is a magnificent log building, originally built as a pioneer barn in 1819. Today it is a welcoming event centre, overlooking the Gatineau River and surrounded by gardens and forest in a secluded setting just 20 minutes from Ottawa/Gatineau. It offers excellent service and fine cuisine in a historic décor, for weddings, meetings, retreats, celebrations and concerts.
The Great Hall is an awe-inspiring cathedral-like room that looks over the lawns and river. We also have a Marquis tent that can be installed on the lawns or by the riverbank.
Aquatopia is an elegant, glass-enclosed conservatory, home to a dramatic events venue, on-site café, completely immersive aquatic garden retail experience and the largest indoor water garden open to the public.
Nestled on 24 wooded acres in Carp, Aquatopia is the destination location for eastern Ontario and western Quebec. Unlike any other venue in the Ottawa area, this four-season paradise provides year-round public access to a tropical oasis.
Lush foliage and aquatic features, a unique architectural design, and natural stone floors make Aquatopia an ideal, non-traditional venue for weddings, and a tranquil setting for meetings, team-building and private functions.
Planning your wedding can be overwhelming, but taking the time to choose the right venue, caterer, photographer, DJ, and other vendors will help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests. Consider these tips as you begin your search and learn from the experiences of other brides. Read More