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Parliament Buildings Interesting

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On the south side of James Bay stands a long, squat stone building, whose central dome is topped by a gilt statue of Capt. George Vancouver. Designed by Francis Rattenbury (1867-1935) and completed in 1898, the buildings house the legislative assembly. Stationed in front of them is a bronze statue of Queen Victoria. A highly decorated arch beneath the dome marks the entrance. At dusk thousands of small lights outline the buildings' exterior, adding a romantic flair.

Useful Information

  • Address : 501 Belleville St. CDN - Victoria V8W 9W2V8W 9W2Victoria
  • Phone : (250) 387-3046
  • Website :
  • Prices : free of charge

Opening hours :

  • mid May - early Sep: 9am-5pm; rest of year: daily except weekends 9am-5pm

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