Tour Information

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.  Outdoor tours are offered from Monday to Friday.       

Tour Schedule, Monday, July 6 - Friday, July 31:

Tours at 10:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, 3:00 pm, 4:00 pm

​​The Parliamentary Tour Program provides an enjoyable and informative experience for all visitors, focusing on the role of the Legislative Assembly and MLAs, the history of both the province of British Columbia and of the Parliament Buildings. It is our goal to foster an understanding of the legislative process, an awareness of BC's political history and an appreciation for the beauty and significance of the Parliament Buildings.

School Tours and Programs

School Tour FAQs

School Tours: Planning for Your Visit [PDF]

School Tours: What to Expect on the Day of Your Visit [PDF]

Learning Resources for Students and Teachers [PDF]

Elementary School Programs:
Governance and Beyond in partnership with the Royal BC Museum
Little Legislators program for students K - 3

Online Learning Programs (June 2020):

The new Virtual Classroom and Primer on Heraldry programs provide students with an opportunity to learn about the Legislative Assembly in a fun and engaging way from the comfort of their home computers or classroom.​

Self-Guided Tours

Interior - available in 15 languages

Exterior | Extérieur

On-line ​

Other Useful Links

Observe Debates:     Watch the debates or Question Period when the House is sitting 
Visit the Parliamentary Gift Shop:     Find unique gifts symbolic of the Legislative Assembly of BC and the Parliament Buildings
Visit the​​ Parliamentary Dining Room:     Dine in casual but elegant surroundings    
Visitor Parking Information:     Car and bike parking information
Parliamentary Players Program:     Prominent historical characters from British Columbia's past are brought back to life in theatrical performances
Summer Tour Guide Program:      Summer employment program for post-secondary students
Seniors' Tea & Tour:​      Morning tea in the Parliamentary Dining Room and a tour with a Parliamentary Player
Summer Break Program:​​​      Free drop-in program for families with children aged 5-12​


Questions? Please contact us at

Parliamentary Tour Program
Room 119C, Parliament Buildings
Victoria, BC  V8V 1X4
Phone: 250-387-3046