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Parliament House

Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
+61 8 8946 1417
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  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
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“wedding cake” (18 reviews)
“free tour” (17 reviews)
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Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Mitchell St, Darwin, Northern Territory 0800, Australia
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+61 8 8946 1417
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"beautiful building"
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"wedding cake"
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"free tour"
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"northern territory"
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"supreme court"
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"political history"
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"security check"
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"guided tour"
in 11 reviews
"reference library"
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"fine building"
in 3 reviews
"main hall"
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"interesting architecture"
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"overlooking the harbour"
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"worth a visit"
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"interesting place"
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"walk around"
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"great tour"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A well spent hour full of valuable information. The tour moves along at a reasonable pace and delivers the right amount of information to keep everyone engaged. You are guaranteed to learn something.

Thank Yadeums
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Free wifi in the library. The wide open spaces are amazing especially the main foyer looking out to the harbour. Security before entering. Site of Darwin's original post office which was bombed in 1942 - some interesting facts on display.

Thank Jenny R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had five adult family members visit from Finland and as one was a budding architect, I thought a visit to The Wedding Cake/ Parliament House would be a good idea. There is security, so be prepared, but that is a small inconvenience for a change...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely building right in the town centre. Locals refer to it as the "wedding cake", rather nice as it looks like one! Tours available for free. Be sure to walk through the large hall to the big garden terrace at the rear. Lovely views and...More

Thank itchyfeet2014
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

I found the tour was free, mine was on Saturday morning, at the information by the tour person was fantastic, plus i had time after to take a longer look at the place. very interesting history

Thank _lidiaroelink1453
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Reviewed March 14, 2018

This is an excellent building. The self tour is good and provides some good history. Really good place to visit in Darwin.

Thank John L
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Reviewed March 12, 2018

Did the free tour of Parliament House on Saturday. Our guide, Thomas, was informative and entertaining, He was very knowledgeable and considerate, during parts of the tour we could sit down whilst he still spoke. Learnt a lot about the history of Darwin and how...More

1  Thank Gracie-Belle65
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Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Excellent to look at especially at night take a drive down to look and this building great building take a look at the one next to it to what craftsmanship

Thank Sharon C
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Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Excellent tour: knowledgeable guide, interesting architecture, wonderful insight into the Northern Territory.

Thank cvoumard
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Was not open when there, but its a really nice colonial style building. The vertical columns are something, well worth visiting.

Thank RogerLowestoft
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Andrew G
July 22, 2017|
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Response from John N | Reviewed this property |
there are free parliament house tours on a sat at 9am and 11am and at the .oment on a wed morning at 11am. you can do a self gui ded tour . Thers a brochure there you can pick updated
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