Group Tour Information

We are pleased to offer​​ free guided tours of the Legislative Grounds this summer. Tours are free and last approximately 45 minutes. Tickets will be distributed on the driveway on a first-come, first-served basis, with a maximum of 10 people per tour. Indoor tours and group bookings are not available at this time.      

Tour Schedule (Monday to Friday):

Monday, June 22 to Friday, July 3 - Tours at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm  (Closed on Wednesday, July 1 for Canada Day)      

Monday, July 6 to Friday, July 31 - Tours at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm

 Please contact the Parliamentary Tour Program at 250-387-3046 or tours@leg.bc.ca​ closer to the date of your visit for up-to-date schedule information.​

Fall, Winter and Spring (September 3, 2019 - May 15, 2020)

Monday to Friday (excluding statutory holidays):

8:30 am to 5:00 pm (last entry at 4:30 pm).

Summer (May 18, 2020 - September 7, 2020)

Monday to Sunday:  9:00 am to 5:00 pm.​

On weekends and holidays visitors must join a free public tour or reserve a group tour in order to enter the Parliament Buildings.

​Tour Booki​ngs  

Complete the on-line booking form to book your tour.

Cost 

All tours are free of charge. ​​​

Languages

Tours are offered in English and French throughout the year. Other languages may be possible depending on the availability of staff. Please contact the Parliamentary Tour Program for more information at tours@leg.bc.ca​.

Self-Guided Tour Books

Self-guided tour books are available in a variety of languages from the Parliamentary Tour Desk or on-line​.

Tour Length

Tours last approximately 30 – 45 minutes. If you would like a shorter tour or have any other special requests, we would be happy to adapt the tour to suit the needs of your group.

Group Size

Guided tours are offered to groups of 15 to 40 people. We request that groups with more than 40 visitors book additional tours. 

Individuals or groups of 14 or less do not need to make a reservation and can join one of our regularly scheduled free public tours. 

Visitor Information

The Legislative Assembly is a working building. Please ask the members of your group to talk quietly while inside the Parliament Buildings. Food and drinks are not permitted inside of the Legislative Assembly. However, there is a Parliamentary Dining Room​ where visitors can enjoy a meal.

Parking

There is no public parking available on the property. Street parking and pay-parking lots are located nearby. For more information, please visit our Visitor Parking page.

Special Access Requirements

The Parliament Buildings are accessible for visitors in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility or young children in strollers. Please follow the ramp on the west side of the Main Entrance steps and ring the buzzer for assistance.

Contact Information

For further inquiries, please contact the Parliamentary Tour Program by phone at 250-387-3046 or e-mail at tours@leg.bc.ca​.
 

 

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