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Shaw Centre

55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9J2, Canada
+1 613-563-1984
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Nice building

We were here for the Touchdown Manitoba party for the 105th Grey Cup. The building is nice and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Winnipeg, Canada
Grey Cup

We were here during the Grey Cup and joined the Gridiron Girl's event. The venue was perfect for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oakville, Canada
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Shaw Centre,Canada's Meeting Place. (formerly Ottawa Convention Centre)
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9J2, Canada
Byward Market Area
+1 613-563-1984
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here for the Touchdown Manitoba party for the 105th Grey Cup. The building is nice and easily accessible and the security is super nice

Thank ledbytheunknown
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were here during the Grey Cup and joined the Gridiron Girl's event. The venue was perfect for this event. We did have trouble figuring out how to get to it. Seen easily but trick to find.

Thank Colbel
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This is very sleek, modern and functional convention centre. It is so well located in downtown Ottawa to nearby hotels and an attached premier shopping mall. Its ideal for conventioneers, compared to the rats maze, and mile long walks of Toronto's convention center, as just...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Nice venue, classy and looks nice from the outside and inside. Lot's of variety in events and most of the ones I've been to have been pretty good.

Thank Meaghan P
Reviewed 10 September 2017

It serves it's purpose very well. Lots of space for exhibitions and large company presentations to delegates. When I visited there was a wedding taking place, which was surprising in such a business orientated location.

Thank gastronaut_11
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Our family attended a Canada Day concert and dinner event at the Shaw Centre. We had an amazing time... great concerts, great food, and a great view of Parliament Hill and the Canada Day Fireworks. The event was very well organized and well run and...More

Thank JJLD
Reviewed 17 July 2017

This is a great place where conferences, graduations and various other events take place. It's a very nice building with a wonderful view of the canal and Parliament. The only downside is the absence of parking.

Thank Raghda G
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This centre is well designed to accommodate large crowds of parents, friends and graduates as they walk the most important walk across the stage to receive their degree. Large screens were used throughout the ceremonies. Sound system worked well. Parking is a problem if you...More

Thank Lane S
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Attending a conference at Shaw Centre and was very impressed with the building itself as well as the services and set up. Everything was first rate, food delicious and plenty of room. Everything is easy to find and staff were great.

Thank M A
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I attened an event at the Shaw Center and excellent, clean, well staffed, lots of security close to the Westin (not far to walk)

Thank walleyehunter1999
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bailey p
24 February 2015|
Response from Sylvie C | Property representative |
Hi Bailey, you can visit the Calendar of Events on our website to see a list of the March events. Unfortunately it will not let me post a link here but I am happy to email it to you or you can visit the Shaw Centre website... More