Centretown is a neighbourhood in Somerset Ward, in central , Canada. It is defined by the city as "the area bounded on the north by Gloucester Street and Lisgar Street, on the east by the Rideau Canal, on the south by the Queensway freeway and on the west by Bronson Avenue." Traditionally it was all of Ottawa west of the Rideau Canal, while was everything to the east.

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Victoria was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

Dominion Chalmers United Church is a large United church, located in downtown , at the corner of Cooper and O'Connor Streets.

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in is the 's embassy in Canada.

Sheraton Hotels and Resorts is an international hotel chain owned by Marriott International.

Booth House is a prominent heritage building in , , Canada located at 252 Metcalfe Street, just south of Somerset in Downtown Ottawa.

Localities in the Area

The Golden Triangle is a sub-neighbourhood of in Somerset Ward in central , .

's Chinatown is located along Somerset Street west of downtown Ottawa.

The ByWard Market, Marché By in French, is a retail and entertainment district in downtown , Ontario, Canada.

Bytown is the former name of , , Canada.

The Glebe is a neighbourhood in , , Canada.


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