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Canadian Space Services Ltd.

In 1960, NATO and the Canadian Department of National Defence built this satellite communications (SATCOM) station with a huge metal space frame radar dome on its roof. The dome protects the SATCOM antenna, which provided satellite communications between NATO countries until 1999. It is now headquarters for the Canadian Space Services Ltd., CSS Wind Inc. and Rocky Mountain Equipment Ltd.

Tell us your story about this site

  • Parking
  • Full wheelchair access
  • Washrooms
  • Kid-friendly
  • Guided tours available

Contact info

2336 Craig Side Road
Carp, Ontario


Year built: 1960
Building type: Commercial

Dates/hours open

Sunday June 2, 2019
Sunday only: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Canadian Space Services Ltd. 2336 Craig Side Road