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

A History of the World in 100 Objects - National Museum of Australia
9 Sep, 2016 - 29 Jan, 2017

A History of the World in 100 Objects - National Museum of Australia

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

Old Bus Depot Markets

Simply no better way to spend your Sunday in Canberra....

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Sunset Cinema Canberra
11 Nov - 17 Dec, 2016

Sunset Cinema Canberra

Watch the stars under the stars with Sunset Cinema. Round...

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Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus
1 Dec - 10 Dec, 2016

Circus 1903 - The Golden Age of Circus

Step right up! Behold the most amazing, dangerous, and unique...

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Spilt Milk
3 Dec, 2016

Spilt Milk

Step outside life’s small things. Spilt Milk is bringing together...

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Christmas at the Old Bus Depot Markets
3 Dec - 18 Dec, 2016

Christmas at the Old Bus Depot Markets

Immerse yourself in everything Christmassy! The Old Bus Depot Markets...

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Victoria Bitter ODI: Australia v New Zealand
6 Dec, 2016

Victoria Bitter ODI: Australia v New Zealand

Trans-Tasman rivalry will be at it's best for the Victoria...

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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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