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The Legislative Assembly Building

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We weren’t sure whether we wanted to take this Legislative assembly tour or not but went ahead with... read more

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An interesting tour to learn about NWT politics, culture and artwork. We loved the building's... read more

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4570-48 Street, Yellowknife, Northwest Territories X1A 3A5, Canada
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All reviews guided tour beautiful building new building works of art great tour on display northwest territories interesting artifacts self guided well worth the visit aboriginal culture government symbolism jackson pins mace architecture
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We weren’t sure whether we wanted to take this Legislative assembly tour or not but went ahead with it and we’re glad we did. The communications manager who gave the tour shared slot of interesting facts about the assembly, the building, the art works there...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting tour to learn about NWT politics, culture and artwork. We loved the building's architecture!

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cool place to go to see how our legislators work and get a tour of the building. Can even rent the facility for private events.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 27 January 2019

We took the guided tour of the building and were just wowed by the building, the artifacts and the character of the assembly and it's work. Don't miss it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 34raines
Reviewed 20 December 2018

Very unique building with representing the Aboriginal Culture which made up of 19 communities. Details introduction to its history.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Amy L
Reviewed 9 December 2018

I have been to Yellowknife many times and I usually make time to visit the Legislative Building as part of my walk around the lake. First time is best to take a tour which are FREE.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Teresa H
Reviewed 15 November 2018 via mobile

A stunning and beautiful building, especially when you get to know the fine details of how it was built, why it was built that way and what it means to the community. I was very fortunate to get a personal guider tour of the building...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018

A must visit is you like history and architecture. Very well designed and lot of interesting artifacts.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 20 September 2018

Learned a lot from the history of Indians and Inuit as well as current population structure in Yellowknife.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Addicted_to_scenery
Reviewed 20 September 2018

amazing building, the free guided tours are well worth waiting for. Lot's of artwork in the building including the largest AY Jackson collection in northern canada.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Chris C
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26 January 2015|
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Response from Canada98 | Reviewed this property |
We toured on Labour Day and there was no fee. There is no fee for the tour on any day. It was very interesting and well worth the tour.
26 January 2015|
Response from Tdcrshiro | Reviewed this property |
No fee to be paid