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Australian Parliament House

| The Parliamentary Triangle, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6277 5399
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The home of Australia's Parliament and the meeting place of a nation, Australian Parliament House offers visitors to Canberra a unique experience.
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  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
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| The Parliamentary Triangle, Canberra 2600, Australia
+61 2 6277 5399
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love history ? Love Australia? Love art? Then this is the place for you, free guide tour but parking is only free for the first two hours . Stunning art and magnificent rare building materials were used to complete the work of art know as...More

Thank chrystal2018
Reviewed yesterday

Took grandkids for their first visit. Oldest, 5 year old really started to put together what she had been told in school. The youngest (boy) wanted to play with the AFP gun. Their highlight was the baby chinnos they had in the cafe.

Thank Steve Y
Reviewed 2 days ago

Always interesting to visit the place where politicians spend their time. Great to be able to see the two places of law making within easy reach of each other

Thank kevin36
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

There is something for everyone! The building is stunning with its modern architecture. Throughout you find beautiful art displayed in many forms that reflect the rich culture of the country. Tours will inform you of what happens in parliament and the guides are impressive how...More

Thank Eva T
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Although we didn't spend much time here, the architecture alone is worth the trip to see. Perched up on a hill it's an easy walk. You get to actually see their congressional body in session too which is a bonus If you have time the...More

Thank Jon M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Rooms. Walls. Doors. Windows. A nice view from the top. That's about it. No way for kids unless your team are into politics . Lol.

Thank Subway
Reviewed 4 days ago

You will need to catch a tour guide to get the most out of visiting this modern and spacious Parliament House. Immensely interesting and educational for anyone interested in the Australian Democratic process. If parliament is in session you can obtain a seat by booking...More

1  Thank Tiziana D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nice building, good for school children learning about politic, enjoy the roof top, you can see beautiful view, came out through the souvenir shop.

1  Thank onggowati
Reviewed 4 days ago

Didn't have long enough here, and despite the nonsense that it can include, regret that we didn't have time to watch any sittings of parliament while we were there

1  Thank Br3nz
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is truly a grand building for all Australians to be proud of, from the the view from afar, the approaches, the forecourt, the entrance and foyer through to the impressive rooms. Don't forget to go to the roof, its not your everyday roof. The...More

1  Thank Tim H
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Janet B
9 October 2016|
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Response from Gauri2608 | Reviewed this property |
Hello Janet, Courtesy wheelchairs and strollers are available for loan, at no charge, from the information desk in the Marble Foyer. Visitors should contact Visitor Services on (02) 6277 5399 before arriving at Parliament... More
18 August 2016|
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Response from Mordeegirl | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know, all other areas are open when the Houses are sitting, but the helpful staff will advise you.
10 August 2016|
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Response from Kieran C | Reviewed this property |
No! But it's no good on a rainy day