Venue and Hotel




The 2017 Art of Changing the World Gathering will take place at the beautiful Richcraft Hall (formerly known as the River Building), at Carleton Unversity.


Richcraft Hall (formerly called the River Building) 
Carleton University 

1125 Colonel By Dr, Ottawa, ON K1S 5B6
Carleton's Directions information:

Parking around Richcraft Hall
Rates – $8 evening flat rate for Friday, Weekend $5 day rate: 

Carleton Campus Map



Carleton's Directions information:

Transit: Bus/O-Train
Carleton University is easily accessible by OCTranspo bus routes #4 and #7. If you are coming by the Transitway, take any O-Train south or north to the 'Carleton' stop, which puts you right on Campus Avenue. The O-Train stop is a mere 2 minute walk South to the Richcraft Hall (formerly the River Building). For more information about fares and the transit system, visit the OCTranspo website.

Carleton University to/from Ottawa Airport
Accessible through  multiple bus routes  ~40 min
Driving ~10 min

Carleton University to/from Train station
Accessible through  multiple bus routes 40~50 min
Driving 11 min ~25 min


Taxi Services

Blue Line Taxi Co Ltd: (613) 238-1111
Executive Cabs: (613) 248-3558
Loyal Taxi: (819) 663-5252



Many ACW participants are staying at the Lord Elgin Hotel, though there are many other options.

Elgin Hotel to/from Airport
Accessible through  multiple bus routes ~40 min
Driving ~20 min

Elgin Hotel to/from Train station 
Accessible through  multiple bus routes ~20 min
Driving 10~15 min




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