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The Legislative Assembly Building

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Educational place

Learned a lot from the history of Indians and Inuit as well as current population structure in... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Taipei, Taiwan
free tours at 1030

amazing building, the free guided tours are well worth waiting for. Lot's of artwork in the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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4570-48 Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 3A5, Canada
+1 867-767-9130
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All reviews guided tour beautiful building free tour new building unique style works of art great tour on display self guided northwest territories interesting history small group government symbolism jackson pins politics
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Learned a lot from the history of Indians and Inuit as well as current population structure in Yellowknife.

1  Thank Addicted_to_scenery
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

amazing building, the free guided tours are well worth waiting for. Lot's of artwork in the building including the largest AY Jackson collection in northern canada.

Thank Verotik66
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Our guide in the visit was fantastic and explain to us a lot of things to understand better the sitution in the territories. Una visita molt recomanable si es visita Yellowknife!

Thank SusanaG1955
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I found the museum next door so so. But the Legislative Assembly Building is over the top. Lots of history and interesting artifacts. Very good tour guide. Very interesting design.

Thank Angeles
Reviewed 21 August 2018

Interesting building and I found it interesting because of the symbolism of how the building was planned in a drum like shape, taking into consideration the environment, light and materials. Lovely building and interesting displays

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

My husband and I are trying to visit every legislative building in Canada. This is a fairly new building but by taking the guided tour, one begins to understand not only the reasons behind its design but also get a glimpse into the incredible art...More

Thank pianoquilter
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I took this tour with my mom, it was 45 minutes and incredibly informative (and I work for the government!!). The mace is beautiful and the cabinet room amazing. Who knew the largest collection of displayed A.Y. Jackson paintings were in the cabinet room? There...More

Thank Sara R
Reviewed 9 August 2018

A beautiful new building, with many glasses representing transparence of the decision making. there are guided tours three times a day that helps. we learn about consensus building, representations, as well as simbolic meaning of artifacts presented.

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Reviewed 1 August 2018

At the end of the audio tour you get free pins and postcards. Very informative, beautiful building, and free, worth the visit.

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

We took a tour of the legislative building and the gal who took us thru was very knowledgeable about the history of the government of the territories. The building itself is beautiful. And all of the exhibits gave us a really good overview of how...More

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26 January 2015|
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Response from Canada98 | Reviewed this property |
We toured on Labour Day and there was no fee. There is no fee for the tour on any day. It was very interesting and well worth the tour.
26 January 2015|
Response from Tdcrshiro | Reviewed this property |
No fee to be paid