Notice: An Alberta provincial election will be held on Monday, May 29, 2023. There are no Members of the Legislative Assembly until the results of the general election become official. Visit Elections Alberta for more information.

Democracy Discovery Centre

Explore the workings of the Legislative Assembly, democratic governance and active citizenship through tactile, interactive play and educational panels.

Consider vital questions

Why is democracy important to you?

What is your role in the democratic process?

How can we make democracy as effective as possible?

Hours of Operation

Summer Hours

Saturday, May 20 to Monday, September 4

Wednesday to Sunday (and holiday Mondays)

  • Legislature Building: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Visitor Centre: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Capital Gifts open daily: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Fall & Winter Hours

Tuesday, September 5 to Saturday, May 18, 2024


  • Legislature Building (tours): 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Visitor Centre: 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Capital Gifts open Monday to Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturday 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Legislature pedway standard hours

  • Weekdays: 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Weekends and Holidays: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Grounds Map

Your guide to navigating the Legislature grounds.

Take a free guided tour of the Legislature Building 

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Due to construction on the Legislature grounds, the pools and fountains are currently closed.