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Address: 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J2R7, Canada
Phone Number: 780-496-8200
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Description: This municipal building's pyramid shape is strikingly contemporary.

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Interesting Architecture

I didn't actually go into the building, but from the outside, the architecture is very interesting, set off with a lovely, and lively, water fountain.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 23, 2015
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Ottawa, Canada
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Ottawa, Canada
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89 reviews 89 reviews
66 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

I didn't actually go into the building, but from the outside, the architecture is very interesting, set off with a lovely, and lively, water fountain.

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Edmonton, Alberta
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The city hall was poorly designed and when it opened it leaked through the glass pyramid windows. The city hall should be replaced with another structure.

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Edmonton, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A stunning building that measures up to a capital city. The City Council chambers are an attractive venue for City Council debates.

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Edmonton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Swimming pool on summer Ice Skating rink on winter and aroud the area there are nearby attractions like churchil square and art gallery of alberta and many more.

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Manila, Philippines
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87 reviews 87 reviews
33 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 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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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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68 reviews 68 reviews
34 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 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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698 reviews 698 reviews
205 attraction reviews
374 helpful votes 374 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
10 helpful votes 10 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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Address: Address: 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton, Alberta T5J2R7, Canada
Phone Number: 780-496-8200
Location: Canada  >  Alberta  >  Edmonton

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