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The UK Supreme Court

Parliament Square, London SW1P 3BD, England
+44 20 7960 1500
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Very friendly staff and interesting things to see

From early on the staff were very friendly and introduced the whole building. Pictures can be taken... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RikuM_11
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Lahti
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Making law interesting

Surprised at how accessible visiting the top court in the land was made, ie after going through... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Howmanywhinges
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Parliament Square, London SW1P 3BD, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From early on the staff were very friendly and introduced the whole building. Pictures can be taken when there isnt a case going on. There was also interesting information downstairs.

Thank RikuM_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Surprised at how accessible visiting the top court in the land was made, ie after going through security check. And at no cost! Unfortunately court not in session, but large screen TVs with previous cases running in each court room. The other highlight was the...More

Thank Howmanywhinges
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The building has been renovated and modernised with the interesting facade retained and cleaned. The interior, including two of the courts, retain some Victorian features. The blend of old and new works very well. There is plenty of information to be had both from staff...More

Thank Joebelvedere
Reviewed 10 September 2017

If you are in the area, across from the Houses of Parliament, you should take in the Supreme Court, its free. We were able to visit all three court and view the wonderful architecture.

Thank Rocklander223
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Potentially, a great free day out - if the Court isn't in session, otherwise you will not be able to view the court-rooms - or not all of them. Gents! Wear self-supporting trousers, as you will need to remove your belt at security. If you...More

Thank Eric51_8
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had an extremely interesting tour of the Supreme Court On Tuesday. Visited all three Courts and Learned a lot about the origins and workings of this relatively new institution.

Thank Dougie1938
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

The Supreme Court is the final court of appeal in the UK for civil cases, and for criminal cases from England, Wales and Northern Ireland. Located next to Parliament Square in Westminster, the court is housed in Middlesex Guildhall. Best underground station is Westminster station.

Thank rayrest
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful building we came across in the Parliament Square area. Surprising, it's open to the public. Very interesting especially if you're a lawyer or judge!

Thank Bobbie W
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We were quite shocked that we could enter this beautiful building and visit all the courtrooms without any hassle. The guides and front desk people were very helpful and pleasant. The Court was not in session so we could take as many photos as we...More

Thank raylaw323
Reviewed 19 July 2017

A lot of historical information and education about the law of the land. Stories of ancient as well as current legal cases. Good displays!

Thank Storyteller-N03
Nearby
Westminster
If you only had an afternoon to experience London on a
grand scale, Westminster would be a wise place to
start. The ornate Houses of Parliament and Westminster
Abbey sit adjacent at a corner of Parliament Square,
and a short stroll along The Mall leads to Buckingham
Palace. Trafalgar Square and Nelson's Column are just
up the road as well. As captivating as the
architecture is, the wonders of Mother Nature are
...More
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Chieh L
7 October 2016|
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Response from Colin W | Reviewed this property |
There was no mention of this when we were there.
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ashlireid
24 February 2016|
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is free to get into
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