Sound and light show on Parliament Hill

Northern Lights


Join us again every night this summer, from July 9 to September 8, 2019, for another edition of this amazing historic experience, a thrilling thematic journey through Canada’s history. It’s free!

Show times: July at 10:00 p.m., August at 9:30 p.m., and September at 9:00 p.m. See you on the Hill!

Northern Lights may be cancelled in the event of poor weather conditions. Visit this page or our Twitter feed for cancellation notices.

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Universal Accessibility

See when simultaneous sign language interpretation is available!

About Northern Lights

Find out more about this exciting show!


How many of these past shows do you remember?


External link to Sound and Light Show Flickr album

Northern Lights – teaser

Here is a sneak peek of Northern Lights, the sound and light show on Parliament Hill. This thrilling thematic journey through Canada's history is presented nightly from July to September.

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