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OPEN FOR YOU TO DISCOVER! The Alberta Legislature is an all-seasons destination. From lively summer festivals to celebrations during the holiday season the grounds are always a hub of activity. The Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre (located in the Edmonton Federal Building) also offers unique programs throughout the year.

All events are open to the public free of charge.


Visitor Centre

Thursdays to Be Discovered

Every Thursday at 6 p.m.

Join us in the Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre. Open for you to discover!

Notice: Eventbrite Ticketing

SNAPSHOTS OF CANADA

Now open in the Borealis Gallery.

No registration required.

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Paul Henderson scores the winning goal in the 1972 Summit Series. A little boy runs after his father marching off to war. Terry Fox is silhouetted by headlights of a police cruiser on his Marathon of Hope.

Exploring unforgettable moments in our history, this travelling exhibition from the Canadian Museum of History and Canada’s History Society pairs compelling images with texts by well-known authors, journalists and historians. Images ranging from high drama to simple joy are tangible reminders of the triumphs, failures and sacrifices that have shaped our country.

Snapshots of Canada runs until September 24.

AGENTS OF DISCOVERY

Discover the Alberta Legislature Grounds as Agent LAO.

No registration required.

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Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to explore the vast Legislature Grounds with Agents of Discovery. The free downloadable game will send you on an adventure to recover the lost USBees by visiting over 20 must-see spots on the grounds. What are USbees? They are robotic bees that store knowledge from around the world, and they have a lot to teach you about the Alberta Legislature Grounds.

A world of fun awaits your visit. Get outside and get moving all year long!

Simply go to the Missions page in the app and download "Discover the Alberta Legislature".

Please note: Wi-Fi is required for the initial mission download. To ensure hours of fun, download the app prior to your visit.

Click here for more information.

FILM: OUR PEOPLE OUR PROVINCE

Experience the Pehonan Theatre and its 4-D, immersive theatre-in-the-round.

No registration required.

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Join Princess Louise Caroline Alberta, fourth daughter of Queen Victoria and our province's namesake, on a magical journey through Alberta's history!

This 11-minute film features musical contributions from Alberta artists and follows the story of Alberta's development from our indigenous origins to settlement and the major political shifts of the 20th century.

Visit the Pehonan Theatre page for more information.

FAÇONNER

Experience and shop the latest showcase, Façonner, in Alberta Branded.

No registration required.

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The showcase highlights artwork with the theme Façonner, which means to shape, fashion or mould. Featured artists: Anna Bilek, Doris Charest, Noreen Crone-Findlay, Jacqueline Fiala, Erik Lee, Patricia Lortie, Miakoda Ohki, Herman Poulin, Amy Sallenbach and Erin Stinson.

Visit Alberta Branded for more information.

Movie Magic

Moana (2016)

Registration required.

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After a day of wading in the reflecting pool and splashing in the fountains on Capital Plaza, join us inside where “the ocean is calling”!

The Pehonan Theatre is showing a FREE screening of the animated favourite Moana (2016).
We’ll supply the popcorn and beverages! Space is limited so please reserve your spot today.
Register through Eventbrite or by contacting Visitor Services at 780.427.7362 or by email at visitorinfo@assembly.ab.ca

Note: This film will be projected on a single flat screen and not in the round.

Visitor Centre

Fridays at the Legislature

Noon Hour Concerts

Until August 31, 2018