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Edmonton City Hall

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

This municipal building's pyramid shape is strikingly contemporary.

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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... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Edmonton, Alberta
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Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles 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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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

Pretty building they have the fountain that's great for hot days and there is different things like taste of edmonton etc at certain times. Plus it's surrounded by different venues, library etc. And easy LRT access. On the down side you get the homeless wondering near by the parking is expensive and the main underground parking has a extremely low... More 

Thank Michelle W
Edmonton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

This area was a huge redevelopment and I thought it was a waste at the time with all of the fountains and hard cement. However, the city events team has put a huge amount of effort in to make this a usable area and now you often find many people there even without an event going on. The big issue... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2016

Was there for Street Performers Festival. The City Hall itself is a busy place, but the plaza is the place to go. Pool for kids to paddle in. Great fun.

Thank Marilyn H
South West England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2016

Visited City Hall and loved its beautiful setting in Churchill Square, with the fountains and ponds outside (you can paddle in the pond !) . Very modern interior and exterior Architecture. Fascinating history around the walled galleries showing history of Edmonton, from its origins to modern day, Exhibits of "Declaration", First Nation memorabilia, Photos of all the City Council Leaders,... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

The city hall building is impressive with the triangular dome reaching out, but on a nice day it was great to see children playing in the water surrounding the area, worth a quick look.

Thank Mel J

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