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50 Sussex Drive

Parking for events

Parking is available at…

  • Neighbouring streets (three-hour limit)
  • 42 Sussex (south of the Embassy of France, 120 minute parking)
  • 100 Sussex ( National Research Council of Canada building, pay parking)
  • 111 Sussex (parking garage, pay parking) 

50 Sussex Office hours Monday to Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Exhibits closed for the season.


More about 50 Sussex:

Historic Ottawa addresses on Sussex Drive now accessible via The Great Trail
Some 22,000 kilometres of cross-Canada trail is now complete, with more to come by end of 2017

RCGS partners with First Nations, Inuit and Métis organizations to create Indigenous Peoples Atlas of Canada
Ambitious multi-platform, Indigenous-led project will be a tool for education and reconciliation

The story behind 'Thirteen Moons,' a new work by Alex Janvier
Celebrated Indigenous artist Alex Janvier's new work is a circular mural inspired by the traditional lunar calendar. Here's how it came to be.

Strong Ties: Canada-Norway connection celebrated at 50 Sussex
The Embassy of Norway has gifted Canada with the first English translation of Roald Amundsen’s Northwest Passage diaries, reaffirming a shared polar past and future

A new home for the RCGS: 50 Sussex
The Royal Canadian Geographical Society announces forthcoming Canada's Centre for Geography and Exploration

5 facts about 50 Sussex Drive
Get to know the new home of The Royal Canadian Geographical Society and Canadian Geographic

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