Shaw Centre

Shaw Centre

55 Colonel By Drive Ottawa, ON
Typically Responds within 24 hours
Max Capacity: 6000 people
Shaw Centre is an architectural icon in the heart of downtown Ottawa, Canada’s capital. With 192,000 square feet of state-of-the-art meeting space, it is ideal for conventions, meeting, trade and consumer shows, galas, receptions, banquets and entertainment. Within walking distance of national sights, historic landmarks and 6,000 hotel rooms, the Shaw Centre is an easy 20-minute commute from the Ottawa Macdonald-Cartier International Airport. Ottawa’s character, national treasures, natural beauty, exciting night life and relaxed urban vibe will be sure to attract and appeal to your guests. Shaw Centre’s modern, minimalist design combines form, function and flexibility, from our expansive, pillar-free Canada Hall to our more modest meeting rooms. Share your vision; watch us bring it to life!
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Event Spaces
Canada Hall
Canada Hall
Canada Hall and Parliament Foyer
Canada Hall and Parliament Foyer
Colonel By Foyer
Colonel By Foyer
crEATe
crEATe
Gatineau Salon
Gatineau Salon
Jim Durrell Boardroom
Jim Durrell Boardroom
Meeting Room 102
Meeting Room 102
Meeting Room 104
Meeting Room 104
Meeting Room 105
Meeting Room 105
Parliament Foyer
Parliament Foyer
Rideau Canal Atrium
Rideau Canal Atrium
Trillium Ballroom
Trillium Ballroom
Green Room / Petite Salon
Meeting Room 101
Meeting Room 103
Meeting Room 106
Meeting Room 107
Meeting Room 108
Meeting Room 201
Meeting Room 202
Meeting Room 203
Meeting Room 204
Meeting Room 205
Meeting Room 205&207
Meeting Room 205-206
Meeting Room 206
Meeting Room 206 & 208
Meeting Room 207
Meeting Room 207-208
Meeting Room 208
Meeting Room 209
Meeting Room 210
Meeting Room 211
Meeting Room 212
Meeting Room 213
Meeting Room 213 & 215
Meeting Room 214
Meeting Room 215
Ottawa Salon
Room 301 (Canada Hall)
Room 301-302 (Canada Hall)
Room 302 (Canada Hall)
Room 302-303 (Canada Hall)
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  • Max Number of People for an Event: 7748
  • Total Meeting Room Space (Square Meters): 19,428.6
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