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National Arts Centre

Alternate Name CNA / NAC ; NAC / CNA ; OCR
Location & Accessibility
Located In Community Ottawa
Address & Map
1 Elgin St
Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1
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Intersection Albert St and Elgin St
Mailing Address PO Box 1534 
Stn B 
1 Elgin St 
Ottawa, ON K1P 5W1
Bus Route Notes OC Transpo OC Travel Planner or Route Timetable
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Parking Pay parking lot
Description and Services
Description (Service) Strongly committed to being a leader and innovator in each of the performing arts fields in which it works - classical music, English theatre, French theatre, dance, variety, community programming. It is at the forefront of youth and educational activities, supporting programs for young and emerging artists and programs for young audiences, and producing resources and study materials for teachers. 
The only multidisciplinary, bilingual performing arts centre in North America, and one of the largest in the world. 
* Tickets are available without service charge in person through the NAC Box Office, located at the main level facing the Rideau Canal. Tickets can be purchased by subscription. Service charges do apply to tickets purchased by mail, fax, or through Ticketmaster. 
* Meeting facilities: Several venues are available for rent.
Hours Administration Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Areas Served Ottawa (City of)
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call for more information * visit the website
Languages English ; French
Fees Admission
Service Categories Acting Instruction ~ Youth ; Dance Instruction ~ Education/Library Science Occupations ; Dance Instruction ~ Youth ; Dance Performances ; Meeting Space ; Music Instruction ~ Youth ; Music Performances ; Performing Arts Facilities ; Theatre Performances ; Youth Enrichment Programs ~ Arts/Humanities Issues
Contact Information
Office Phone Administration 613-947-7000 * Box Office and subscriptions 613-947-7000 ext 620
Toll Free Phone 1-866-850-2787 (1-866-850-ARTS) * Box Office and subscriptions 1-866-850-2787 ext 620 * TicketMaster 1-888-991-2787
Social Media Facebook Instagram Twitter YouTube
Other Details
Established 1969
Funding Federal ; Fundraising ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 119051407 RR0001 ; Fees - parking fees; facility rentals ; Sale of Goods - tickets sales; commercial attractions; restaurant; catering
Elections The Board of Trustees is appointed.
Resources Website
Accreditation No

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