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

We welcome you to join us for a guided tour in English on weekdays at 10:30AM. French tours are offered Tuesdays and Thursdays at 2:30PM.
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.


Visitors of all ages are invited to test their knowledge and participate in the Legislative Assembly Scavenger hunt!

This activity is available anytime during our building hours, visit the front security desk for more information upon your arrival to the Legislative Assembly, or e-mail

For more information or to arrange a group tour, please contact Public Affairs and Communications at (867) 767-9130 ext 12018 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.