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Parliament Hill and Buildings

111 Wellington St, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6, Canada
+1 613-996-0896
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Three Gothic Revival-style buildings, located on a 170-foot bluff overlooking the Ottawa River, house the offices of the members of Parliament, the House of Commons and the Senate. Free guided tours delve into Canadian history and explain the workings of the political system.
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111 Wellington St, Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A6, Canada
+1 613-996-0896
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Reviewed yesterday

Great place to visit. Offers great insight into Canadian history. The tour is very good. The grounds are fun to explore on your own.

Thank TomS1970
Reviewed yesterday

The Parliament and surrounding buildings all have steep pitched roofs clad in copper weathered to a striking patina and the buildings themselves look very European old world. The layout of the House of Commons is very different from the US House appearing to encourage debate...More

Thank James V
Reviewed yesterday

Great tour of the Canadian parliament. Lots of information about the history of the government and building itself. If you are into history, I would definitely recommend. HELPFUL HINT! the tickets are free to get in, but be there 2 hours before the ticket office...More

Thank postie94
Reviewed yesterday

You book tour times on the same day at the Capital Information Kiosk across Wellington St from Parliament Hill. You can not book a day or more ahead. For the best selection of tour times, I recommend lining up 30 - 45 minutes before the...More

Thank Ted R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Now I don't want to write and flippin thing because my eyes hurt from my reading glasses and I need to take my flippin dentures out because it's bed time. But I flippin enjoyed this place lots of walking though.

Thank JasperHunkey
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I took the tour of the Parliament Building. You have to get to the visitor center across the street early (before the 9am opening time) to get tickets. After touring the building, you can take an elevator to the top (close to...More

Thank Frank929
Reviewed yesterday

I went with a tour group and had a great tour guide, named Jeremie. He took us to both the House of Commons, the Senate, the Library, and a bunch of other iconic locations. The tour was very detailed and Jeremy was a great guide....More

Thank seb l
Reviewed yesterday

Were else in the world can you step back in time on such a scale, be given guided tours and all free of charge, Fantastic!!

Thank alandO8351UH
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved the light show the other night! What a great/fun way to display the history! The display they had for when playing O Canada was by far the best !! What perfect end to the night and our stay in Ottawa ! Thanks...More

Thank michellespiteri12
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The buildings themselves are replicas of the Houses of Parliament in London and have been on the same sight since the 1700s. They are inter to wander around. Grounds are well kept and a few interesting Monuments can be seen.

Thank kerry h
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Maria D
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yes, you can use a stroller.
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Response from peakdistricttravel | Reviewed this property |
They were very regular ours was 1230 By the way it's free all you need to do is collect a timed ticket from the office on the other side of the road