East Block

Interesting
Some of the offices have been authentically furnished to represent their occupants at the time: Prime Minister Sir John A. Macdonald; his Quebec colleague and fellow Father of Confederation Sir George-Étienne Cartier; the governor general, Lord Dufferin; and the Privy Council. In summer students role-play these historical figures to enliven the visit.

Useful information

Address:

Parliament Hill, K1A 0A9 Ottawa

Opening hours

[early Jul-early Sep: 10am-5.15pm]

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