Free entry

Open 9am to 5pm daily
(Closed Christmas Day)
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18 King George Terrace, Parkes, ACT
Ngunnawal, Ngunawal, Ngambri Country
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Home Away From Home

On this tour discover how Old Parliament House became a home away from home for its politicians.

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A black and white photo of a group of women holding protest signs in 1975. Signs say 'sexism is alive and well in Australia' and 'dress for comfort not style'.


How it works, why it matters and the power of your role in it.

A close-up of an ornate coat with gold embroidered leaves and gold buttons embossed with the Australian coat of arms.


Our collection captures the ideas, movements, people and events of Australian democracy.

A black and white image of a corridor filled with people crowding around one person


Deep dive into stories about Old Parliament House, Australian history and democracy.