About the tour
This tour gives you an in-depth look at the work of The House and the people who work behind the scenes.
Explore the political process, hear stories of the art and furniture collections, the architecture, and the landscape that shapes Parliament House. You'll also learn about the working of the building and the Parliament from the lesser-known public spaces and discover the hidden treasures.
We recommend that you arrive at least 20 minutes before your tour for screening and check-in. All tours run subject to the operational needs of the Parliament.
10% discount in The Parliament Shop
Participants in any paid tour can take advantage of a 10% discount in The Parliament Shop on the day of the tour.
Image: Tom Roberts (1856–1931) Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia by H.R.H. The Duke of Cornwall and York (Later King George V), May 9, 1901 (detail), 1903, oil on canvas. On permanent loan to the Parliament of Australia from the British Royal Collection. Image courtesy of the Parliament House Art Collection, Canberra, ACT and the Royal Collection Trust. © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II 2016. Photography by Auspic.