An image of Parliament house located near Aria Hotel in Dickson

Australian Parliament House

Canberra is home to the Australian Parliament House, and the meeting place of the nation.

Visitors can take a guided tour into the Senate and House of Representatives chambers, view historic documents and various exhibitions, and see democracy first hand.

Visitors are also able to view the proceedings of both the Senate and House of Representatives from the public galleries in the chambers on Parliamentary sitting days, including Question Time (bookings required).

It is open to visitors every day of the year except Christmas Day.