Visit

UK 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.

Ways to visit

Visitors in the Commons Chamber

There are a number of ways UK residents and overseas visitors can visit the Houses of Parliament including taking tours and watching debates and committees.

Venue hire

Set within one of the most iconic buildings in the world, the Palace of Westminster has a range of historical and culturally significant venues available for hire.

Virtual tour

Virtual Tour Central Lobby ceiling

Use this 360° virtual tour to explore some of the most famous rooms and discover more about the building's fascinating history and present day use.

Parliament Shop

Parliament Shop

The Houses of Parliament online shop offers an attractive selection of gifts, books, stationery and food and drink.

Book tickets online

Book tickets onlineAlternatively, for phone bookings please call +44 (0)20 7219 4114, every day between 9am and 8pm.

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The Palace of Westminster guide book

This beautifully illustrated 96 page guide is packed with stories about one of the world’s most famous buildings.