The current suspension of all tours and other non-essential visits has been extended until at least 1 September 2020. This decision is consistent with the latest Government advice and has been taken by the Speakers of both Houses in consultation with Public Health England. Find out more information

Virtual tour

Visitors on a tour in the Robing Room image by Roger Harris

Go on a 360° virtual tour and explore some of the most famous rooms and discover more about the building's fascinating history.

Other ways to visit virtually

Visitors on tours in Central Lobby

Take a look at our online resources including live streaming of debates and committees, videos and images.

Collections and Archives

1834 fire

Discover our heritage collections of works of art and historic furniture, and resources in the Parliamentary Archives.

Big Ben

Blue clock dial on the Elizabeth Tower

Find out the history of Big Ben and the Elizabeth Tower, and more on the current conservation works.

Meet our team

Melissa with a carriage

Meet members of our Visit team as they share their stories and experience of working at Westminster.

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.

Book tickets online

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Shop online

Discover the range of UK Parliament-inspired gifts and souvenirs available to purchase online.