We are pleased to welcome you to the Legislative Assembly of the Northwest Territories and warmly invite you to visit our beautiful building located in the capital city of Yellowknife.

The Legislative Assembly building is one of the most unique legislatures in Canada, highlighting NWT's consensus style of government and the traditional values of the people of NWT.

Visit the Legislative Assembly building

From June 1 - August 31, free guided tours are available from Monday to Friday at 10:30 am, 1:30 & 3:30 pm and on Sundays at 1:30 pm.
From September 1 - May 31, please join us for a guided tour weekdays at 10:30 am.
Please note there are no guided tours on Statutory Holidays.

Self-guided audio tours are available in the official languages of the NWT and in Japanese during regular Legislative Assembly building hours.

Reservations are only required for groups of 10 or more people. Interested in booking a private tour for your group or class? See our "Group Tour Information".


For more information or to arrange a group tour, please contact the Public Affairs and Communications Advisor at (867) 767-9130 ext 12017 or toll-free at 1-800-661-0784 or email

Address of NWT's Legislative Assembly:

4570-48 Street; Box 1320
Yellowknife, NT X1A 3A5

The Cliff Café (formally known as the Museum Café) operates Monday to Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. They can be reached at 867-767-9130 ext. 12043.