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Booking Information

Reservations are recommended for groups of 10 or more.

Visitor Services offers a variety of customized group tour options to cater to specific needs. Groups of 10 or more can call Visitor Services at 780-427-7362 to book a visit.

  • Date and time of visit
  • Group name and mailing address
  • Contact person and phone and fax numbers
  • Size of group
  • Requested visit options
  • Any special requirements (The Legislature Building is wheelchair accessible.)

A confirmation of your visit will be sent out upon booking, along with a map showing parking and drop-off and entrance locations.

*Prebooked group tours can be requested in English or French.

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How to Book a Class Visit

RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL SCHOOL GROUPS

Visitor Services offers a variety of visit options, enabling teachers to customize their visits to suit the educational needs of their students. The length of a school visit is based on the number of visit options selected.

VISIT OPTIONS

  • Guided tour of the Legislature Building (French tour available upon request)
  • Educational programs, including Mock Legislature, and Race for the Riding. (French programs available upon request)
  • Photograph with the group's MLA (booked based on MLA's requests)
  • Observation of session, including Oral Question Period (see Session Calendar for applicable dates).
  • Scheduled lunch break
  • Visit to the Interpretive Centre and Legislative Assembly Gift Shop
  • Self -guided grounds tour and scavenger hunt

Sample Itineraries

  Tour, Mock Legislature and Session Tour and Session Tour and Mock Legislature (Morning) Tour and Mock Legislature (Afternoon)
Time 10:15 p.m. to
2:15 p.m.
11:45 p.m. to
2:15 p.m.
9:15 a.m. to
12 p.m.
11:45 a.m. to
2:30 p.m.
Length 4 hrs 2.5 hrs 2.75 hrs 2.75 hrs
Notes: *Option - arrive at 9:45 a.m. to add Race for the Riding If no session replace with Race for the Riding    

The length of a school visit is based on how many visit options are included, but a typical visit runs 2.5 hours.

HOW TO MAKE YOUR RESERVATION

To book a class visit please have the following information available:

  • Date and time of visit
  • Group name and mailing address
  • Contact person with phone, fax and email
  • Size of class
  • Choice of activities - See Visit Options
  • Special requirements (The Legislature is wheelchair accessible)
  • Please specify English, French or English Language Learners tour and programs

Call Visitor Services Reservations at 780-427-7362.

Upon booking a confirmation of visit will be sent out, along with a map showing parking, drop-off and entrance location and the Teacher checklist to help you prepare for your visit.

A Mock Legislature teacher manual and student handbook can be downloaded from the Teachers´ Corner or will be mailed out upon request.

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Legislative Assembly of Alberta - Visitor Services
10820 - 98 Avenue (Pedway Mall north of the Legislature Building)
Edmonton, Alberta T5K 2N6
• Phone: 780-427-7362   • Toll Free: 310-0000
• visitorinfo@assembly.ab.ca

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Visitor Services
780-427-7362
visitorinfo@assembly.ab.ca

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