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Edmonton City Hall

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Address: 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J 2R7, Canada
Phone Number:
+1 780-496-8200

This municipal building's pyramid shape is strikingly contemporary.

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the food is always great! Lids at the Hall is a training program that is working very well. I go there whenever I can. The daily specials are good when I have one.

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sharon P
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Reviewed 1 week ago

the food is always great! Lids at the Hall is a training program that is working very well. I go there whenever I can. The daily specials are good when I have one.

Thank Sharon P
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Downtown is great in the summer with always lots happening! You can cool off in the pools in summer or go skating in the winter. For sure a great place to go and good for the budget as it is free

Thank Melissa S
St. Albert, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a nice open structure. It is well positioned in the heart of downtown Edmonton. The south lawn(?) has a great wading pool in the summer and cool skating rink in the winter. All free for the public and close to the activities in Sir Winston Churchill Square. Worth a visit!

Thank Slade L
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Reviewed 19 March 2017

its a great little gathering and resting spot to either relax or shoot hoops, visit, or cool off in fountain, lots of security around so u dont feel too scared off by the odd shady charachter you encounter.

Thank Carmalicous R
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

I've attended concerts, lectures, demonstrations, photo shoots, as well as city council meetings, and meetings with my city counselor. Every time I'm here, I'm grateful for this public space that is so versatile and attracts visitors and residents, in all their variety.

Thank ChristopherTrevor
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Edmonton is known for West Edmonton Mall and all the festivals that happen year round. Every month has a festival of some kind weather it be art, music of all types,entertainment and sports events. Yesterday we went with grand-kids to the Silver Skate Winter fest. You can play broom ball, shoot hockey balls ,snow shoe,climb a castle,see beautiful ice carvings,... More 

Thank Doug7716
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

I took my grandchildren here in the summer to play in the pool. There are all kinds of activities going on here all free. Edmonton is known as Fesivale city so there is all kinds of things going on all times of the year. Check the website to see what is going on. There is a market indoors in the... More 

Thank Cynthia S
Edmonton, Alberta
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

The best time to go down to City hall is Friday and Saturday's as they have the Farmers Market going on there. They have it outside in the spring, summer & fall, and inside during the winter! The summer time has the pool, and other things going on too!

Thank collettem57
Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 20 December 2016

This is where City Council meets. On the exterior is a large wading pool with fountains for kids to enjoy. The interior has a high ceiling with a large set of stairs. This makes it an ideal site for choirs to perform or for photos of large groups to be taken.

Thank NikoliGogol
Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 November 2016

We were impressed with the glass pyramid and the whole surrounding area is worth a look. Unfortunately the building itself was closed when we were there (later in the day) so we didn't get to see inside - but we liked the outside very much. looks like there has been major redevelopment in this area and it is an interesting... More 

Thank John S

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