Houses of Parliament

Palace of Westminster

Opening Times

You can go on a guided tour on Saturdays throughout the year and most weekdays when Parliament is not in session (from 26 Jul to 31 Aug 2018) 

Parliament is open to visitors year round, Monday to Saturday, to attend debates and committee hearings or to take a tour of one of the world’s most iconic buildings.

See the stunning art and architecture inside this working parliament building which is also a royal palace.

From 27 June to 6 October: Voice and Vote: Women's Place in Parliament. Marking 100 years since the first women were given the right to vote in the UK, this interactive exhibition recreates long-lost parts of Parliament and explores the history of women in the House of Commons and the House of Lords.


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  • Embankment
  • Charing Cross
  • St. James's Park
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