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Parliament Hill is one of Canada’s most significant heritage sites and a symbol of national pride. The Parliament Building’s gothic revival structure was built in 1859, and after extensions, a fire and the final addition of the Peace Tower, it took on its present form in 1927.

Parliament Hill
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Located downtown and overlooking the Ottawa River, Parliament Hill is one of Ottawa’s most recognizable landmarks. It is the heart of Canada’s government and the focal point of national celebrations such as Canada Day. The grounds are open to visitors, and guided tours are available daily.