Parliament Hill and Buildings, Ottawa

4.7
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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  • Great views of Ottawa and the river. Beautiful colors at the end of the day in November. It's a must.A.
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  • Must do when in Ottawa visit Parliament Hill. Unfortunately they are currently not open to the public...for the next 10 years...still worth the visit. Poppies are displayed during early evenings on th...  more »
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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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