Parliament House

Galleries, Museums and Collections Landmarks and Buildings

See democracy in action at Australia’s iconic Parliament House high on Capital Hill. During Question Time see the country’s elected politicians make the big decisions on behalf of the nation.

Take a guided tour, view historic documents and see an impressive collection of Australian art including one of the world’s largest tapestries based on an Arthur Boyd design.

A visit to the building’s roof provides one of the best views of Canberra and the opportunity to get up close to the building’s iconic 81-metre high flag mast, one of the world’s largest stainless steel structures.

Facilities

Art & Culture Australian Tourism Export Council Cafe Carpark Coach Parking Conference/Convention Facilities Disabled access available Free Wifi History & Heritage Non Smoking Parents Room Public Toilet Restaurant Shop

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Family taking the Australian of the Year Walk. Photo by Jinkyart

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Zimbabwe, Embassy of The Republic of

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Jordan, Embassy of The Hashemite Kingdom of

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High Commission of the Republic of Cyprus

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Film fun

Greater Union Cinemas Manuka

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