EAST BLOCK GUIDED TOURS
Parliament of Canada
111 Rue Wellington, Ottawa, (Ontario),
From July to early September, visit East Block, the nerve centre of Canada’s government during its first hundred years. Guided tours take you inside restored heritage rooms to explore parliamentary life in the late 19th century. Tours last from 30 to 40 minutes and include the offices of Canada’s first prime minister, Sir John A. Macdonald; his colleague Sir George-Étienne Cartier; the Governor General, Lord Dufferin; and the Privy Council. Tour times and routes may vary and are subject to change without notice. Tickets are available at 90 Wellington Street (July to early September only).