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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

These building are very impressive in their architecture and design. If you wish to take a tour inside be sure to book in advance. The tours are free but fill very quickly. There are lot so you can pretty much have your pick.The park is...More

Thank Dale H
Reviewed yesterday

We were in Ottawa for a day and when we got to parliament the tickets were sold out! :( the tickets are free. I would recommend visiting the parliament earlier.

Thank parisajeanl
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited Canada's capital and of course a trip to Parliament Hill. The buildings are beautiful and we loved the statues and info plaques on the grounds. Great toilet facilities and lovely views over the river. Only negative was my son was so disappointed he...More

Thank DASM1971
Reviewed 2 days ago

We visited on a Sunday so was not in session and we were able to go into the chambers...... Senate and House of Commons The library is awesome. Security was tight to enter the building even to the point of being asked to take a...More

Thank married96
Reviewed 2 days ago

Changing of the Guard occurs at 10 a.m. each day from June to end of August -- except the day we were there. Waited 47 years for a return visit just to see, but no luck. The lines getting tickets to see the inside of...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took a day to sight see Ottawa. The 3 buildings of this country's leadership is nothing short of breathtaking. Don't dare miss it!!!

Thank dan g
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is definite a must do in Ottawa. To see it , first go through a vigorous security check. An amazing chance to see the inside of parliment.

Thank rodjin
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Parliament Hill in Ottawa with a visit of parliament building is a good place to visit. You get to know the Canadian parliamentary history and the historical building itself is in a beautiful setting.

Thank jawwadz2017
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Ottawa with a friend, and we took her to the Parliament Hill as this is a must see place to go, lukily we got free visit tickets after gone through a half hour line up in the morning, a female tour guide...More

Thank 123Happyme
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Don't miss the free tour of the parliament building. It's avail everyday. The sound and light show in summer at night is just amazing.

Thank MazterStroke
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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