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Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House

The Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House is the first and only museum dedicated to telling the story of Australian democracy.

Be inspired by amazing real life stories of ordinary people who actively fought to shape today's society.

Discover where Australia has come from. Get involved in where the country is headed. Old Parliament House's heritage and history remains. See the difference for yourself.

Licensed cafe open for refreshing beverages, snacks, delicious coffee and light meals. Treat yourself to a scrumptious High Tea at the weekend. High Tea must be pre-booked, details on the website.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Daily: 9am - 5pm except Christmas Day.

ENTRY COST

  • Adult: 2.00 -
  • Child: 1.00 -
  • Concession: 1.00 -
  • Family: 5.00 - two adults and two children

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING

Ranked #9 of 134 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2015

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS

Old Parliament House and Exhibits

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Old Parliament House lives on with the House and Senate chambers open, quite a umber of the offices and parliamentary/press areas able to be entered into, historical exhibitions, participation...

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Great place to take the kids on a rainy day

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Museum of Australian Democracy, which is the old parliament house, is a great place to take the kids on a rainy day. They have a toddler area, and a kids areas, for fun and dress up. Lots to see...

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Housed in old Parliament House

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Really worthwhile to wander thru & see the difference between the old and the new Parliament House. Free tours; videos; make sure you see the office of Prime Ministers (decidedly plain by today's...

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CONTACT

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ADDRESS

King George Terrace, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2600

Get directions

EMAIL

info@moadoph.gov.au

WEB

www.moadoph.gov.au

PHONE NUMBER

02 6270 8222

FAX NUMBER

02 6270 8111

FEATURES

  • Access With Assistance for the Disabled
  • Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
  • Bicycle Rack
  • Cafe
  • Car park
  • Catering
  • Coach Parking
  • Conference/Convention Facilities
  • First aid equipment
  • Guide
  • Interactive Centre
  • Lockers
  • Parking for the Disabled
  • Public Toilet
  • Restaurant - Licensed
  • Shaded Area
  • Sheltered Area
  • Shop
  • Toilet facilities for the Disabled