Confederation Chamber Experience
Location: Confederation Centre Upper Foyer
Hours of Operation:
June: 10 a.m.– 3 p.m. Mon. to Sat.; Closed Sunday
July and August: 9 a.m.–5 p.m. Mon. to Sat.; 12 p.m.–5 p.m. Sunday
Cost: free of charge. The Chamber visitor experience includes the following:
A stunning replica of the historical Confederation Chamber where the Fathers of Confederation met during the Charlottetown Conference; Parks Canada’s new 20-minute film ‘Building of Destiny’ which transports viewers back in time to the first eight days in September 1864 when history was made at Province House that would change the face of North America. This film also showcases related themes, including the First Nations context at the time of Confederation and the role of women in Victorian society.
A short film about the role of Confederation Centre of the Arts as Canada’s national living memorial to the Fathers of Confederation.
Historic vignettes from the Confederation Players.
Guided interpretation of the exhibition, which includes a few original artifacts from the Confederation Chamber.