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National Parliament House

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Address: Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
Phone Number: +675 327 7316
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The blend of old and new is strikingly exemplified in the Parliament House,...

The blend of old and new is strikingly exemplified in the Parliament House, which combines modern architecture with ancient design.

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Very nice facility

Was taken on a group tour and had dinner in dining area. Was wonderful. Facility has beautiful wood carving.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 days ago
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Soufrière, Soufriere, St. Lucia
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Soufrière, Soufriere, St. Lucia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Was taken on a group tour and had dinner in dining area. Was wonderful. Facility has beautiful wood carving.

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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

I've taken visitors here many times and the staff are always happy to take you on a tour and answer any questions. The outside entrance is very impressive. Definitely worth a visit if you're in POM.

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Box Hill, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

This is a must see in Port Moresby, but don't just look at the outside (which is great). You have to knock at the front door (with the 2 Kundu (drum) handles. Wait for a guide to open and ask for a tour of the inside. The guide we had was so knowledgeable and told us a lot about how... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Very interesting to go for the tour and eat at Parliament House. It was interesting to see the history inside and the Parliament House of representatives.

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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

The National Parliament of Papua New is must to visit site whenever in Port Moresby, because the architectural design of the building, features the Bird of Paradise and the surrounding parks and garden provides an unforgettable scene.

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Tel Aviv
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

During noon heat this a the place to escape to. Offcially no photographing, but the on house guide offered photographing at certain areas against payment.....

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Thank Ushi-Guide
Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

A fascinating building - open walkways, soaring roofline, art depicting tribal symbols and well kept grounds.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Worth a quick visit to see the Parliament and photograph the facade. Sod that the pond is still green.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016

The chamber was not in use so we were able to visit and were given a free tour which did not take very long. Also shown a small garden outside within the building.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

You can be guided through the small parliament building for a fee (ask up front about the charge so you are not surprised). It is a nice opportunity to learn a bit about the parliament house and its history.

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