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Legislative Assembly Building

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Address: 706 Queen | Across from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery, Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
Phone Number: 506/453-2527
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Twice in one week!!

Liked it so much the first time, decided to take my kids and mother, being a local its hard to believe how much I didnt know about this building, and great history, wonderful... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Fredericton, Canada
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Fredericton, Canada
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8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Liked it so much the first time, decided to take my kids and mother, being a local its hard to believe how much I didnt know about this building, and great history, wonderful security staff and our guide Lauren was so sweet and very informative

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Saskatoon, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

We toured the Legislative Assembly with friends from Fredericton on June 15. It is a beautiful, historic building and our guide was very knowledgeable. He spent as much time as we wanted viewing the different rooms/areas of this building. We recommend local citizens as well as those visiting Fredericton take the time to visit the Legislative Assembly Building.

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Luxembourg
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

A beautiful architectural sandstone building. The visitors gallery is limited for space but worth a visit.

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Helsinki, Finland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2015

I have never seen a parliament chamber that looked so much like a private club. The furniture looks comfortable and indeed, the members were lounging this way and that, not looking very stressed. A recent renovation back to the original colours and materials seems to have been a huge success. This building is a jewel.

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Frodsham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

For visitors who don't know the workings of Canada this was an interesting glimpse into how things work as well as an interesting tour of an historic building

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New Brunswick
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I had not toured this building in years and took some visitors this summer. I, and they, really enjoyed our tour, especially the explanation of the curtains in the house chamber. Lovely woodwork and unsupported cantilevered staircase.

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Aiken, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The young man who showed us around knew a lot about the history and architecture of the building. Since we are from the states he even had to explain their government to us in relation to the queen. The building has been restored to its original state and is beautiful. It has cantilevered circular stairs that go up 3 floors.... More 

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Largo, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Take the time to stop in and go through this beautiful building. We had only planned to take a few pictures and then wanted to get a close up picture of the winding staircase, but ended up taking a tour with a college student who is a page there during sessions, and was an incredible source of information including making... More 

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Germantown, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

My wife and I wandered into the building to seek information about it and were warmly welcomed to be conducted on a tour. We learned so much about the province, the legislative sessions, and the legislative library (which is open not only to legislators but to the public). The spiral, self-supporting staircase made of native woods is awesome. The legislative... More 

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Fisherville, Kentucky
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

The spiral staircase is a real eye catcher, but the rest of the building is worth a look, too. You'll need to sign up for the tour (which is fine as the tour guides are friendly and will generally go as fast or slow as you'd like). I really enjoyed getting to see the different rooms where the law makers... More 

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