Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

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A national icon of superb design and historical significance, Old Parliament House in Canberra is home to the Museum of Australian Democracy. As the first and only museum dedicated to telling the story of Australian democracy, the museum offers a range of innovative exhibitions, tours and activities for all ages.

Be inspired by amazing stories of ordinary people who actively fought to shape today’s society, discover where Australia has come from and get involved in where the country is headed.

Forty five minute guided tour available at 10.45 am, 11.45 am, 1.45 pm and 2.45 pm daily.

Facilities

Art & Culture Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Family Food & Wine Free Wifi History & Heritage Interactive Centre Lockers Museums Australia National Trust Public Toilet Restaurant Shop

Rates

ADULT From $1 to $2

$5 Family rate

Trading Times

  • ALL Open 09:00 to 17:00
  • 2016-12-25 Closed

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