Christmas is coming to the Parl​iament of Canada

Confederation Hall showcases symbols of Canada’s provinces and territories. The main hall of the central block of Parliament Building The Parliament Buildings were designed in the Gothic Revival style, which was popular during the late 19th century. The Parliament Buildings are older than Canada. Construction began in 1859, when new buildings were needed to house the government of the Province of Canada (now Ontario and Quebec). When Canada became an independent country in 1867, the buildings became the seat of the new federal Parliament. There are three Parliament Buildings: Centre Block (which is home to the Senate and the House of…