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Musical Ride Centre

Directions to
Musical Ride Centre
1 Sandridge Road,
Ottawa, Ontario
K1G 3J2

Learn what it means to be a member of the world famous RCMP Musical Ride. Be a part of a proud Canadian tradition. Tours of our stables and museum are available all year around. When the Musical Ride is in town you can meet the riders and horses. There is plenty to experience even when the Musical Ride is not at home. Visit the Musical Ride Centre to tour:

  • the stables and visitor centre
  • the Riding School
  • the Farrier Station
  • the Tack Room and;
  • see the state Landau ("carriages") used in royal escorts of Her Majesty the Queen

After your tour, browse through The Mountie Shop for a variety of Musical Ride collectables.

Musical Ride Centre


  • May to August: Daily 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • September to April: Tuesday and Thursday 10:00 a.m.- 1:30 p.m.

The RCMP Musical Ride travels extensively between May and October. However, visitors to the stables are always welcome.

For information:

The Mountie Shop Hours

  • May 1 - August 31: Daily 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
  • September - April: Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • The Mountie Shop-Musical Ride Centre will be closed from December 22nd to January 2nd, 2015 and will re-open on January 5th

Phone: (613) 741-4285
Fax: (613) 741-5083

The Musical Ride Centre is located at 1 Sandridge Road (St. Laurent Blvd. and Sandridge Rd) approximately 10 minutes east of downtown Ottawa. To reach the Centre by bus, use the OC Transpo travel planner or call OC TRANSPO at 613 741-4390.