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Geometry of Democracy tours

Visitors and a guide walk through a glass roofed corridor at Australian Parliament House.

Find out why Australian Parliament House has won so many hearts (and so many architectural awards). For six days during the DESIGN Canberra Festival, Parliament House hosts its popular design tours, a behind-the-scenes opportunity to understand the geometric brilliance of this iconic building and its placement in the landscape.

Dates: Saturday and Sunday, 10–25 November
Times: 11.30 and 2.00pm
Cost: Adult $25, Concession/Child $20 (transaction fees apply)

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Online: Canberra Ticketing
Call: 02 6275 2700

Important information

For security purposes, participants must present photo identification and ticket confirmation for paid tours. In the event a patron does not have these, they will be unable to participate. We recommend that you arrive at least 20 minutes before your tour or event for screening and registration.

As Parliament House is a working building, filming and photography in the private areas of Parliament House is subject to approval and may not be permitted. Your guide will inform you of any restrictions at the beginning of each tour.

Public parking is available in the underground carpark at the front of Parliament House and is free on weekends.

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