Don't miss the DESIGN Canberra Festival taking place this month in the nations capital. As a part of the festival - tours will be taking place at 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.
Many of the behind-the-scenes areas of Parliament House will be thrown open to the public in a series of tours entitled – The Geometry of Democracy.
The tours will showcase the geometric brilliance of the building and its place in the landscape.
Visitors will be able to visit places rarely seen by the public – and see how, because of brilliant design and vision, one building can thrive as a place of ceremony as well as a workplace for thousands of people.
Dates: Sat 10, Sun 11, Sat 17, Sun 18, Sat 24 and Sun 25 November
Times: 11.30am and 2.00pm
Location: Australian Parliament House
Cost: $25 (Adult), Concession $20 - Bookings through Canberra Ticketing - Click here to secure a place on a tour.
- Article: Vanessa Couzens
- Image: Flier Geometry of Democracy Tours (supplied by Parliamentary Experience Branch COO Division)
- Photographer: People on a tour of Parliament House, 23 May 2016. Photograph by Penny Bradfield AUSPIC/DPS