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Sound and Light Show on Parliament Hill

Sound and Light Show


Watch Centre Block on Parliament Hill come to life during Mosaika. This exhilarating sound and light show tells Canada’s story, a journey that takes the audience through the country’s vast landscapes and expansive cultures. A powerful narrative, presented in both English and French, combines with lively projections that set the Hill ablaze with bright colours. Bring a blanket to sit on and some snacks, and experience this wholly unique, and truly Canadian, event.

Don’t miss this free, bilingual show. Presented nightly in Canada’s Capital from July 8 through September 6, 2014.

July 8 to August 16, 10 pm
August 17 to 31, 9:30 pm
September 1 to 6, 9 pm


Fast Facts

  • Entitled Mosaika : Canada through the eyes of its people tells the story of Canada through music, lighting effects and imagery projected onto the Centre Block of the Parliament Buildings.
  • Visitors can bring a chair or blanket and enjoy the view from Parliament’s lawn.
  • The show runs 30 minutes. May be cancelled in the event of bad weather.


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