Parliament Hill and Buildings, Ottawa

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See where Canada's most important desicions are made at Parliament Hill and Buildings. Architecturally reminiscent of Westminster in London, the parliament buildings, which overlook the Ottawa River, were founded in 1859 and completed in 1927. Today Ottawa residents think of the precinct as the heart of their city. Take a tour through the parliament buildings and surrounding gardens to gain an appreciation of the Canadian political process. With our world travel planner, Ottawa attractions like Parliament Hill and Buildings can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Booked online tickets for Senate and House of Commons a few days beforehand. Our tickets were scanned and we had to go through security and scanned again before the start of the tour. They run a super...  more »
  • The mountain is very distinctive architecture, beautiful buildings, there is a kind of antique beauty, this time, there is a little loss, the national mountain renovation, there is a bit of a moment, why in July the most time renovation, really incomprehensible.
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  • All Canadians should attend and watch Question Period or a debate. See for yourself how legislation is made. I highly recommend it! The area is so historic and interesting! Loved it!
  • Dedicated free tour. Hats off to govt of Canada for doing that. Very informative guides. You have a chance to see the house and Senate floors along with the library which is the highlight of the tour. You can also visit peace tower and a gift shop on your own. Must do in Ottawa!
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