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Manitoba Legislative Building

Closed Now: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Open today: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Free tours and awesome building facts!

Tours held in BOTH English and French (all on the same tour). I really enjoyed everything about the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Choisi M
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Winnipeg, Canada
Lazy day to walk around

A nice place to walk around and check out during the summer. The main entrance is interesting and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
MarleneLeafer
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Winnipeg, Canada
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Visitors from outside Manitoba as well as residents of the province are always made welcome at our magnificent Legislative Building. Everyone is invited to watch the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly when it is in session from the vantage...more
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450 Broadway, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0V8, Canada
Downtown Winnipeg
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Tours held in BOTH English and French (all on the same tour). I really enjoyed everything about the tour (one exception, the bisons' names)! There were interesting building highlights pointed out, including an amazing audio location only in one prime spot within the building, and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Choisi M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

A nice place to walk around and check out during the summer. The main entrance is interesting and the grand staircase is a great place for a photo. The bathrooms are really impressive - all made of marble and just huge inside. The architecture is...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank MarleneLeafer
Reviewed 14 January 2019 via mobile

To short a time plus limited parking. Wish they offered off site parking with free bus transit. Such a historic place to walk and enjoy. Staff and elected officials were very welcoming and even offered food and drink. We will not miss it next year...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ricko823
Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

When someone is Winnipeg mentions golden boy, it’s the legislative building they are talking about. It is open to public during the day and is very beautiful from outside and inside. There are guided tours available which could be booked in advanced. A great place...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Singhpreetman
Reviewed 10 January 2019

Love the statues and totem pole on the grounds. Nice view of the river and easy to visit since it is just off the Riverfront walkway.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank alannak2003
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful building indeed! The grand staircase & hall are stunning. They lead to a small rotunda which allows views up to the underside of the dome and down to the Pool of the Black Star. The harmonics of the Black Star room...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank LisaMore720
Reviewed 21 December 2018 via mobile

Everyone visiting Winnipeg must see the golden boy even if driving by. The architect that designed this was on a mission and the craftsmanship that went into the building is unmatched. I have been to La, Vegas, all across South America and Canada and there...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank onlybosseats
Reviewed 19 November 2018

The manitoba legislative building was designed by a Freemason. It has hidden secrets that are revealed by the historian Dr. Frank Albo, on one of the most interesting and entertaining tours of architecture you will ever attend. Highly recommended! We booked through Heartland Travels.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

Building Impressive both inside and out. There is an interesting book the Hermetic Code that explains the symbols used in the building Unfortunately we only saw the lobby area and not the inside of either the room limited to the British Royals when they visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank jacqui3744
Reviewed 12 November 2018

I would highly recommend the Hermetic Code Tour at the Manitoba Legislative building. This is seasonally run by Dr. Frank Albo and is a fascinating look at the unique architecture and history behind the building. Dr. Albo is passionate and enthusiastic and has done amazing...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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mztfa
18 March 2017|
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Response from Frank W | Reviewed this property |
Google and then Contact Travel Manitoba for more info. They should have times and dates for pretty everything happening in Manitoba that might interest you.
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Hello! you do not need to pay money to take wedding photos, but you do need to make a reservation to take photos inside. You can make the reservation online, follow the links for events requests on the Legislative Assembly... More
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