Government House

4607 Dewdney Avenue
Regina, SK - S4T 1B7

Type: Landmarks
(306) 787-5773
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Government House, located in Regina, Saskatchewan, serves as the official residence of the Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan and is a symbol of the province's rich heritage and governance. Built-in 1891, Government House is a stunning example of Victorian architecture and stands as one of the finest historic buildings in Saskatchewan. It has played host to numerous dignitaries, royalty, and heads of state over the years, making it an integral part of the province's cultural and political landscape.

The primary function of the Government House is to serve as the official residence and office of the Lieutenant Governor, the Queen's representative in Saskatchewan. As such, the house is often used for state functions, receptions, and ceremonies, including the swearing-in of premiers and cabinet ministers, as well as royal visits and diplomatic events. The building's grand interiors, adorned with period furnishings, artwork, and historical artifacts, offer visitors a glimpse into Saskatchewan's past and its connection to the British monarchy.

In addition to its role in official state affairs, Government House is open to the public for guided tours, educational programs, and special events, providing visitors with an opportunity to explore its rich history and architectural splendor. The house features beautifully landscaped gardens, walking paths, and interpretive exhibits that showcase its significance as a cultural and historical landmark. Moreover, Government House hosts a variety of community events, art exhibitions, and cultural performances throughout the year, contributing to its status as a hub of civic engagement and cultural enrichment.

While Government House remains an active government building, its doors are open to the public for guided tours and special events, allowing visitors to experience its grandeur and learn about its role in Saskatchewan's history and governance. Whether attending a guided tour, exploring the gardens, or attending a special event, visitors to Government House are sure to be captivated by its elegance, charm, and historical significance.

Besides this landmark, there are four more landmarks listed in Regina. There's also fifty-four attractions listed in this city in other categories. You will find the exact location of Government House on the map above. If you need any other information on Government House that is not listed here, please call (306) 787-5773 or visit their website.

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Opening Hours Summer
Everyday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm  

Tuesday to Sunday: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm 
Fees Admission by Donation

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