The Legislative Assembly Building, Yellowknife

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Explore the Northwest Territories' history by visiting The Legislative Assembly Building, the seat of the regional government. Located within the heart of these far-flung lands, the building first opened in 1993. The territories' style of government and policy-making differs from the rest of Canada, with distinct native and French-Canadian voices all working together. Take a guided tour to shine a light on how it all works before surveying the art and artifacts housed within the building. For The Legislative Assembly Building and beyond, use our Yellowknife trip generator to get the most from your Yellowknife vacation.
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  • August 11, 2017
    Time is the English that explain very carefully guided tour. Ask about a free and useful. Gentle moment 怯mimasu IHOP SP black suits like people so that is okay.
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  • July 19, 2017
    The guided tour was excellent. The building is a fascinating insight into the culture and history of north  more »
  • July 18, 2017
    We visited the Legislative Building on the last day of our visit to Yellowknife and wished we had visited earlier. We arrived for the 10:30 am tour and were treated to a very informative and intimate ...  more »
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  • January 26, 2017
    Excellent tour. Comprehensive overview of the legislative system and beautiful artifacts/symbols/gifts from across Canada.
  • August 28, 2016
    Great tour's, very informative
  • January 29, 2016
    Good place for visitor
  • November 13, 2015
    Clean

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