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.
Mosaika: Sound and Light Show
July 10 - September 7
Mosaika is the story of Canada – our story! A powerful narrative set against the spectacular backdrop of Parliament Hill, Mosaika takes the audience on an unforgettable journey of sound and light, as we explore Canada’s physical, historical and cultural landscapes. This summer, don’t miss this free, bilingual show presented nightly in Canada’s Capital Region from July 10 through September 7.
Plan Your Return Trip
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.