Enjoy access to endless things to do in Canberra when you stay at our luxury hotel

Rydges Capital Hill Canberra is walking distance to popular area attractions and can’t-miss historic sites. Guests never run out of things to do in Canberra when they stay in our accommodation. Here are just a few entertainment options less than a 20-minute walk from our luxury Canberra hotel:

  • Parliament House
  • Old Parliament House
  • Questacon
  • National Gallery of Australia
  • National Portrait Gallery of Australia
  • High Court of Australia
  • National Library of Australia
  • National Archives of Australia
  • Manuka Oval

A little further down the road, guests can find things to do in Canberra a short 15-minute drive away. Have a look at these nearby options which also boast free parking:

  • National Museum of Australia
  • National Film & Sound Archives of Australia
  • Royal Australian Mint
  • Telstra Tower
  • Cockington Green Gardens
  • Mount Stromlo Observatory
  • Australian War Memorial

While visiting, make sure to check out our city’s impressive dining scene. Kingston and Manuka are two well-known neighbourhoods in Canberra featuring fine restaurants frequented by Australian politicians. Popular dining hot spots can also be found in the quaint suburbs of Griffith, Dickson and Reid.

Still have questions about things to do in Canberra? Our team will be more than happy to point out their favourite restaurants and local attractions – just ask!

Upcoming events in Canberra

Old Bus Depot Markets
1 Jul, 2016 - 31 Dec, 2017

Old Bus Depot Markets

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Versailles - Treasures from the Palace
9 Dec, 2016 - 17 Apr, 2017

Versailles - Treasures from the Palace

The National Gallery of Australia has announced its next summer...

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VELOCITY: VINTAGE RACING BIKES
1 Feb - 5 Mar, 2017

VELOCITY: VINTAGE RACING BIKES

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ACTEWAGL ROYAL CANBERRA SHOW
24 Feb - 26 Feb, 2017

ACTEWAGL ROYAL CANBERRA SHOW

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ENLIGHTEN
3 Mar - 12 Mar, 2017

ENLIGHTEN

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ENLIGHTEN NIGHT NOODLE MARKETS
3 Mar - 12 Mar, 2017

ENLIGHTEN NIGHT NOODLE MARKETS

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RAIDERS V SHARKS
4 Mar, 2017

RAIDERS V SHARKS

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JLT COMMUNITY SERIES - GIANTS V NORTH MELBOURNE
10 Mar, 2017

JLT COMMUNITY SERIES - GIANTS V NORTH MELBOURNE

This is your chance to see the GIANTS v North...

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LIGHTS! CANBERRA! ACTION!
10 Mar, 2017

LIGHTS! CANBERRA! ACTION!

piece of Hollywood returns with the 14th year of Lights!...

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