Things To See and Do

There are plenty of things to see and do in City Hall. Whether it is taking a tour of the building, participating in an event, or attending a City Council meeting, City Hall has a variety of activities for people of all ages.

Summer City Hall Tours:

Guided City Hall tours are being offered every Friday during the summer from July 15 - August 26, 2016. 

Dates:
Friday, July 15, 22 & 29
Friday, August 5, 12, 19 & 26

Start times: Noon & 1:15pm 
(Tours are approximately 1 hour in length)

Cost: Free

Departures: Tours will depart from in front of the Citizen and New Arrival Information Centre in the main foyer of City Hall. No advanced booking required.

There is always something happening at City Hall in every season. Edmontonians come here to enjoy events, festivals and activities year round, including:

For more events view the events calendar.

Churchill Square

Located across from City Hall, Churchill Square is the main downtown square in Edmonton, which plays host to a large majority of family-friendly festivals and events.

City Fountain & Pool

In the heat of the summer, cool off in the free City Hall pool and relax in the many seating areas by the fountain.

In the winter, strap on some skates and a helmet and take a twirl around the City Hall ice rink. The skate change room, located at the south east corner of City Hall.

Skate Change Room Hours:

  • Monday to Friday, 10am-10pm
  • Saturdays, 10am-5pm
  • Sundays & holidays, 11am-5pm

Get Connected

City Hall is a hotspot for WiFi access. Visitors can enjoy the convenience of reliable and fast internet for free!

City Hall School

During the school year, hundreds of students come to City Hall for a week to learn about municipal government. Visit City Hall School for more information.

City Hall Tours

Explore City Hall using the self-guided tour brochure or book a tour with one of the City Hall tour guides. Visit City Hall Tours for more information.

School tours of City Hall are also available.
Visit City Hall School Tours for more information.

City Council and Committee Meetings

Regular City Council and Committee meetings are held in Council Chambers and the River Valley Room in City Hall. For more information view the Council and Committee Meeting schedule.

Food

Enjoy breakfast or lunch at Kids in the Hall Bistro located in the south-west corner of City Hall.

 

For More Information

City Hall Client Services

Main Floor, City Hall
1 Sir Winston Churchill Square

Telephone

311