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Parliament House: Tours & Tickets

Open Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8946 1417
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A relatively new opulent building opened in 1994 which is available for self guided tours most days of the week. There are splendid views over the ocean from the garden. From February to November there is a free guided tour which leaves the foyer at...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a brilliant way to spend a morning, super cafe with excellent breakfast plus a terrific insight into the past lives of territorians. a real find! Don't miss the movies on the bus.

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very cool history of this place. The way it was made and why it was designed is interesting. Also a beautiful location!

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019

It wouldn't have occurred to me to visit Parliament House in Darwin but it was recommended to me and following my experience, I'm now recommending it to others. The self guided tour of the building is worth doing but the main attraction for me was...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Jenny S
Reviewed October 2, 2019 via mobile

Upon entry I was given a self guided tour brochure explaining what I would see. Entry was free it's a great way to escape the afternoon heat too. The building is huge and very open. You can freely walk to most places. The library is...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed September 29, 2019

We did a tour of the Parliament House with an excellent guide who had an amazing amount of knowledge and was prepared to go off script to answer any and every question. Parliament was sitting at the time so it was interesting to watch what...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 27, 2019

This is a wonderful Parliament building that was built with capacity to have more members than they originally had. The interior is as impressive as the outside. You should certainly visit this building while you are in Darwin.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank CorvettePete
Reviewed September 17, 2019

A more modern version -Melb's has lots of ornate figures and plenty of gold, a much younger building -great view from the cafe

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed September 9, 2019 via mobile

Had some spare time so decided to wander in and have a look. Well worth it, lots of history on Darwin to be read, easy to do a self tour although I think a guided tour would be excellent. Beautiful building and gardens. It’s also...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed August 29, 2019

Went to look at Drwin Parliament house, and didn't expect to see what they have. This is a must to go and view what history they have on Darwin to look at. The staff are very friendly and you can wonder at leisure or take...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Andrew G
July 21, 2017|
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Response from C7824UVjohnn | Reviewed this property |
there are free parliament house tours on a sat at 9am and 11am and at the .oment on a wed morning at 11am. you can do a self gui ded tour . Thers a brochure there you can pick updated