Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

Galleries, Museums and Collections

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

From AU$1.00

$5 Family rate

Nearby Things to Do

View All
Children playing among the sculptures. Photo by Jinkyart

Reconciliation Place

Parkes, Canberra

Flag of the Russian Federation

Russian Federation, Embassy of The

Griffith, Canberra

Flag of Portugal

Portugal, Embassy of

Deakin, Canberra

Flag of Morocco

Morocco, Embassy of the Kingdom of

O'Malley, Canberra

The Lounge Bar

The Dickson Tradies

Dickson, Canberra

Flag of the European Union

European Communities, Commission of The

Yarralumla, Canberra

Contact Us