Experience a taste of Alberta's history on a free guided tour at the Alberta Legislature. Ask about the Famous Five who fought for women's right to vote. Learn about the fascinating stories behind the portraits and magnificent art. Glance at the bejeweled gold and silver ceremonial Mace. And don’t forget to listen for the phenomenon known as the “magic spot”.
Head north from the Legislature’s rotunda and you'll stumble into the brand new Visitor Centre on the main floor of the Federal Building. Open year-round to the public, the Visitor Centre features the Pehonan Theatre, the Agora Interpretive Centre, the Borealis Gallery, and Alberta Branded, a gift shop showcasing locally made products. Learn about the history of the province and feel as though you experienced it yourself with the new, state-of-the-art 4-D theatre. And be sure to stop by every Thursday evening at 6:00pm for Thursdays TBD, To Be Discovered, where visitors can look forward to free, exciting and unique events such as film screenings, concerts and guest speakers!