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In and Around the Alberta Legislature Building

Today I enjoyed a nice walk on 108th Street in Edmonton to the Alberta Legislature building. Here are some pictures of the building, a look inside the rotunda, and some of the sculptures near there.

Main Entrance. Alberta Legislature Building.

Rotunda Dome. Alberta Legislature Building.

Rotunda. Alberta Legislature Building.

Stairway to the place where the legislation gets legislated. Alberta Legislature Building.

Me being judgemental.

LEGO model of the Alberta Legislature Building 2006 by John Koob and Chris Gray using 120,000 LEGO pieces.

LEGO model of the Alberta Legislature Building 2006 by John Koob and Chris Gray using 120,000 LEGO pieces.

Tribute to Ukrainian settlers. Artist not identified. I think this should be called “Wait a minute dear. I’m talking to mommy.”

Tribute to Ukrainian settlers. Artist not identified. I think this should be called “Wait a minute dear. I’m talking to mommy.”

“Transect” 2017 by Julia Reimer and Tyler Rock

“Transect” 2017 by Julia Reimer and Tyler Rock

“Star Gazer – Koo-Koo-Sint” 2017 by Dawn Deterando and Brian McArthur. This is a tribute to David Thompson who mapped 1,700,000 square miles of Canada.

“Star Gazer – Koo-Koo-Sint” 2017 by Dawn Deterando and Brian McArthur. This is a tribute to David Thompson who mapped 1,700,000 square miles of Canada.

“Star Gazer – Koo-Koo-Sint” 2017 by Dawn Deterando and Brian McArthur. This is a tribute to David Thompson who mapped 1,700,000 square miles of Canada.

“Star Gazer – Koo-Koo-Sint” 2017 by Dawn Deterando and Brian McArthur. This is a tribute to David Thompson who mapped 1,700,000 square miles of Canada.

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  1. What a fascinating walk — and what a beautiful building! How fun too to see you being “judgmental.” You are hilarious! 🙂

  2. Thanks for sharing Anne I loved you in the chair, I was wondering those 2 fine gentleman on top of the stairs….are they security? single? lol

    • LOL. The are guarding the door to the chamber where all the important stuff happens to keep out the riffraff. I watched the ceremonial mace being carried in there just as I arrived. I didn’t ask if I could go in, and I didn’t ask if they were single. 🙂

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