- Entrances to NAC Parking
- Other Parking locations


Arrive early! Our 900-space indoor parking garage often fills to capacity as early as 19:00, especially when all three NAC halls are sold on the same night. Should the garage be full, other parking lots just a short distance from the NAC are listed below for your convenience.

Entrances: The underground parking entrances are located on Elgin (at corner of Slater) on Albert Street, and at the end of Freiman Lane (NAC Box Office ramp).

Don't forget to take note of your parking section. A plan of the garage is available at the parking office, the advance sales desk in the Foyer, and at the garage exits. We also feature reserved parking for the mobility impaired. Patrons needing directions can address the parking attendants.

Parking hours: (with parking attendants)

Monday to Friday: 8:00 to Midnight
Saturday: 8:00 to 1:00
Sunday: Open 2 hours before curtain until the end of the last performance.

Parking hours (with automated payment stations):

7 Days / 24 hr.

Additional indoor parking is available at:
Rideau Centre - Access from Nicholas Street across from the Novotel Hotel
World Exchange - 45 O'Connor Street across from Metcalfe Street or Queen Street
City Hall Plaza - 111 Lisgar Street access from the south side of Laurier Avenue
or from Elgin Street between the Court House and the heritage building.

Parking Rates (HST exempt):
Enter before 16:00 : $3.00 per half hour ($18.00 maximum)
Enter after 16:00 : $3.00 per half hour ($11.00 maximum)
24 hour period : $3.00 per half hour ($20.00 maximum)
Weekend Rates: $3.00 per half hour ($11.00 maximum)
Meter Rate: $1.00 per 10 min.
Monthly Rate: $250.00

If you have any questions with regard to this change, please feel free to contact us by phone at (613) 947-7000, extension 488, by fax at (613) 947-3934 or by email at parking@nac-cna.ca.

Parking at and around the NAC (PDF, 111k)

Bicycle Parking

Find free bicycle parking in our indoor garage next to the main exit lane from level 3 to Queen Elizabeth Dr. (3 racks)

across from the Box Office (2 racks)
outside our administration offices on the sidewalk of MacKenzie Bridge (1 rack)
outside Le Café terrace by the canal (1 rack)