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Talks and events

UK Parliament hosts talks and events throughout the year. See what events are currently running or coming up below.

The people behind Big Ben: Lincoln Conservation
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Online event

In this latest talk meeting the people behind the scenes of the Elizabeth Tower conservation project, experts at Lincoln Conservation, University of Lincoln explain the daunting task of analysing the clockface paintwork in order to restore the original vision of architects Charles Barry and Augustus Pugin hidden underneath.


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Elizabeth Tower: from construction to conservation
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Online event

Shrouded in scaffolding since 2017, the Elizabeth Tower is undergoing huge repairs. These talks explore the story of the clock tower from its beginnings, to the current conservation project.


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How UK Parliament Works
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Online event

Visitors are welcome to attend these free events to discover how UK Parliament works. These interactive talks run every other Tuesday.



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Tours of UK Parliament

There are a number of tours available to see and learn about UK Parliament, one of the most iconic buildings in the world.

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