Uncover Hidden Gems and Must-See Attractions

Next door to the City of Ottawa in spectacular Lanark County at the nexus of river and lake, Carleton Place is uniquely—and ideally—situated to:

  • Experience the conveniences of the city, with the friendliness of a small town.
  • Enjoy diverse outdoor activities for nature enthusiasts, like, fishing, boating, cycling, birdwatching, shore-gazing, snowshoeing and other recreational activities.
  • Indulge in your desire for delicious cuisine, beverages, and live music at a variety of our pubs and restaurants.
  • Spend the day shopping our quaint boutiques and artisan shops, featuring handcrafted goods, locally sourced products, and vintage treasures! 
  • Uncover the past of a heritage town by visiting our Museum and local historical sites, including picture-worthy murals.
  • Celebrate Canada Day, community events and seasonal festivals throughout the year, for all ages!

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