Royal Canadian Mint

320 Sussex Dr.
Ottawa, ON K1A 0G8- Map It
(613) 993-8990

AAA Editor Notes

Royal Canadian Mint, 320 Sussex Dr., offers guided tours of the coin-manufacturing plant. Since 1976 foreign and domestic coinage have been produced in Winnipeg, but Ottawa continues to strike special commemorative coins, tokens, medals and bullion investment coins. Time: Allow 1 hour minimum.
Mon.-Fri. tour $6; $5 (ages 65+); $3 (ages 5-17); $15 (family, two adults and four children). Sat.-Sun. tour $4.50; $3.75 (ages 65+); $2.25 (ages 5-17); $11.25 (family, two adults and four children). Reservations are recommended.
Hours: Guided tours (alternately in English and French) every 15 minutes daily 10-5. Phone to confirm tour times and language schedule in the off-season. Closed Jan. 1 and Christmas.