Universal accessibility

Designated area for visitors in wheelchairs

Visitors in wheelchairs and their companions are welcome to watch the show from a designated area along the centre walkway of Parliament Hill, between the projection trailer and the stairs leading up to the Centre Block.

Simultaneous sign language interpretation

Canadian Heritage is pleased to provide deaf or hard-of-hearing visitors with live, on-site simultaneous interpretation in ASL and LSQ on three nights during the 2017 season:

  • Friday, July 14, show time at 10:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 11, show time at 9:30 p.m.
  • Friday, September 8, show time at 9:00 p.m.

On these nights, ASL and LSQ interpreters will be on site one hour prior to show time to assist visitors. Visitors who would like to take advantage of this service are encouraged to arrive at least 30 minutes before show time, and should look for the feather banner indicating the location of the interpreters on the lawn.

Show transcript

The sound and light show transcript is available here

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