Parliament Hill is home to Canada's federal government, where representatives from across Canada gather to make laws that affect the lives of every Canadian. It is also much more. A place to meet, a place to celebrate, and a place to visit, Parliament Hill is the symbolic heart of our nation.
Services and information
Discover the history, functions and art of Canada’s Parliament with a guided tour of the interior of the Parliament buildings, or explore one of the self-guided options.
Explore Parliament Hill’s beautiful grounds and monuments with a guided or self-guided tour.
Watch proceedings in the Senate and the House of Commons, available on a first-come, first-served basis.
Experience an unforgettable journey of sound and light set against the powerful backdrop of the Parliament Buildings.
See a Canadian tradition at its most colourful! During the summer, the Ceremonial Guard brings stirring military drills and music to Parliament Hill.
Discover a unique musical experience: the 53 bells of the Peace Tower Carillon.
Experience the hundreds of thousands of multi-coloured lights that brighten the national capital and other wintery capitals across Canada during the holiday season.
Learn about the rehabilitation and the day-to-day operations of Canada's parliamentary buildings and grounds.
Check the guidelines and apply to hold an event on Parliament Hill.
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