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.
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER RATING
Ranked #9 of 128 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence 2015
TRIPADVISOR TRAVELER REVIEWS
Sadly what I thought would be the highlighted of my visit to Canberra wasn't so, the building is well preserved but there isn't a lot of information about the building, it's history or the people...
This is "Old Parliament House" by a different name. What a fantastic visit. There were a number of upgrades underway which closed some areas of the museum even so, in the few hours we had available...
Brill! I love this museum. As you walk up the steps of this grand edifice, built as Australia's temporary parliament in the 20s, turn to face the Australian War Memorial and Mt Ainslie. You will be...
- Access With Assistance for the Disabled
- Access Without Assistance for the Disabled
- Bicycle Rack
- Car park
- Coach Parking
- Conference/Convention Facilities
- First aid equipment
- Interactive Centre
- Parking for the Disabled
- Public Toilet
- Restaurant - Licensed
- Shaded Area
- Sheltered Area
- Toilet facilities for the Disabled