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Edmonton City Hall

Address: 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J2R7, Canada
Phone Number: 780-496-8200
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Ranked #19 of 90 Attractions in Edmonton
Type: Architectural Buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: This municipal building's pyramid shape is strikingly contemporary.
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Type: Architectural Buildings, Sights & Landmarks
Owner description: This municipal building's pyramid shape is strikingly contemporary.

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Manila, Philippines
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78 reviews 78 reviews
29 attraction reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

Seen two pyramids in Edmonton -- one in West Edmonton Mall and the other, their City Hall. I visited during winter and was fascinated with the lights. I love the architecture and the details. Feel free to ice skate during the winter.

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

We went downtown to City Hall in early December to see the Kiwanis choir. The singing was beautiful and the children from Holyrood School joined them. They served delicious cider to you as you were sitting in your seats. This even is free to the public. We were quite impressed and will be going again next year. An added bonus... More 

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British Columbia, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

A fantastic place to hang out on a hot summer's day. Right on the LRT, the park behind City Hall has a shallow but refreshing wading/swimming pool with shade trees, picnic tables, and multi-ethnic teenage staff. There are often food trucks on the streets nearby, and often free music at Churchill Square across the road. A true public gathering place!

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Calgary, Canada
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59 reviews 59 reviews
31 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

I appreciate the uniqueness of Edmonton City Hall. It is fun to look at even if it symbolizes business for the people of Edmonton. The fountain also refreshes passersby. I would love to enjoy this fun free attraction.

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Edmonton, Canada
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616 reviews 616 reviews
188 attraction reviews
325 helpful votes 325 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We always make a point of taking our out of town guests to our city hall to show it off. When we went this week it was great to see all the families enjoying the wading pool in front of city hall on such a lovely sunny day. We enjoyed the tour of the outside and the inside of city... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
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49 reviews 49 reviews
27 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

There is a splash pool outside in the summer and skating rink in the winter. There is a farmers market inside in the winter.

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Edmonton, Canada
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249 reviews 249 reviews
56 attraction reviews
131 helpful votes 131 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

Who wouldn't like a city hall that you can come wade in the fountains in the summer and skate on the rink in the winter? I am a fan of City Hall as a place to gather for fun and celebration. There's also a great place to have breakfast, lunch, or snack at Kids in the Hall. Outside the building... More 

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ruthin UK
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41 reviews 41 reviews
18 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

A very interesting building and light and airy. Visited on a beautiful sunny day in June with kids romping in the fountains outside. The on site restaurant run by a charity is alone worth the visit. For a municipal building the area under the pyramid atrium is calm and comfortable.

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Edmonton, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
12 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Edmonton puts its city hall to good use, from the piped music from local artists, to great free concerts, to important community meetings... In the winter, the glass windows create an urban oasis, and in the summer, the front doorstep (Churchill Square) becomes the center of so many events and festivals.

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Edmonton, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

I visited our local city councilor and I was pleased to see the use of our tax resources for such a useful, spacious and attractive facility for Edmonton.

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