Photo gallery

Image of the facade of Parliament House

The home of Australia’s Parliament, and the meeting place of a nation.  Parliament House is recognised as a major achievement in the integration of art and architecture. 

Enlighten

The facade of Parliament House is transformed by stunning imagery each year for the Enlighten festival.

 

The Duke of Cambridge and Prime Minister Abbott being welcomed into the Marble Foyer.
Foreign Dignitary Visits

Each year the Parliament of Australia welcomes numerous Heads of State’s Visits.

 

Parliament House Architecture
Architecture

Opened on 9 May 1988 by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, the building was designed by Romaldo Giurgola of Mitchell/Giurgola and Thorp architects and was constructed almost entirely of Australian materials.

Parliament House Gardens
Gardens

Parliament House has a stunning range of garden trails in and around the building.