2023 Tour Dates:
**PLEASE NOTE: Due to restrictions at the Manitoba Legislative Building, we have not been approved to run public tours.
If you have a group of 15 people, we can offer private tours with a maximum of 25 people.
*please contact us for the procedure of booking a private tour
The price is per person including students, youth, and seniors
Included: Exclusive guided one and half hour tour of the Manitoba Legislative Building
Space is limited for these exclusive tours; spots must be booked in advance, and are non-refundable and cannot be changed once booked. Please dress appropriately for the weather as the first 15 minutes of the tour is outside. Cameras are also allowed on the tours as well as a beverage and small snacks.
Please note if you have signed up to take the Hermetic Code Tour, you must have valid Government issued photo ID on you as you need to present it at the Security Desk when you check in for the tour.
Also, ALL BAGS/BACKPACKS INCLUDING PURSES will be checked by security. Backpacks and large bags will be locked up for the duration of the tour.
The tour is wheelchair accessible however, the tour ends at the Pool of the Black Star which has two stairs down to it but can still be viewed and enjoyed from the top of the steps.
Since 2009, more than 40,000 people have taken the Hermetic Code Tour.
Have you ever wondered why the Manitoba Legislative Building has sphinxes on the roof? Do you know the true identity of the Golden Boy? Join your guide for an unforgettable tour of magic, mystery and architectural wonder. Meet inside the Manitoba Legislative Building and begin to unlock mysteries of Canada’s most unique architectural landmark.
Your guide will take you along step-by-step to reveal a trail of occult clues concealed in the building’s architecture including: hidden hieroglyphic inscriptions, numerological codes, and Freemasonic symbols so intelligently masked they have escaped historians and visitors for nearly a hundred years!
Please arrive at around 15 minutes prior to the start of the tour. Meet at the main entrance of the Legislative Building (450 Broadway), around the security desk
Location: Manitoba Legislative Building, 450 Broadway, main entrance, around the security desk.
Private Group Tour Bookings
Would you like to book a private Hermetic Code Tour for your group? We can help. As long as the building is available as well as your guide, we can book your own tour. We have done family gatherings, corporate and convention groups, work events, teams, etc.
General information for booking a private group are:
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