Visit Parliament News
Tour prices and group rates from 1 April 2019
2019/20 prices and group rates for ticketed audio, guided and family tours have been confirmed.
Visit 'House of Doors' in Westminster Hall between 8 November and 1 December 2018
Free tickets can now be booked to view the contemporary sculpture 'House of Doors' by Kristina Clackson Bonnington.
'1918 Parliament: A Snapshot in Time’ evening on Friday 26 October
Join us on Friday 26 October 2018 for a special Museums at Night evening to mark 100 years since the end of the First World War.
Concert by the UK Parliament and German Bundestag choirs in Westminster Hall on 31 October 2018
The UK Parliament and German Bundestag choirs will commemorate the centenary of the Armistice with a concert on 31 October 2018.
24 August 2018
Parliament's Review of Guided Tours
Parliament is changing how it delivers guided tours to visitors.
23 March 2018
Big Ben falls silent for essential conservation works from 21 August
On 21 August Big Ben’s bongs will temporarily cease. Members of the public are invited to gather in Parliament Square to hear the the Great Bell strike midday.
14 August 2017
Welcome videos in nine languages
To welcome visitors this summer, parliamentary staff have produced a series of videos in nine languages.
21 July 2017
New Parliament audio tours in Welsh / Teithiau Sain newydd Senedd y DU yn Gymraeg
Audio tours of the Houses of Parliament at Westminster are now offered in Welsh.
12 April 2017
Children's afternoon tea option added to tours plus afternoon tea
A children’s afternoon tea option is now available as an add-on to the popular audio tours and guided tours.
27 March 2017
See inside the Houses of Parliament on a 360° virtual tour
The UK Parliament has launched a new 360° virtual tour of the historic interiors of the Palace of Westminster.
15 March 2017
View light sculpture ‘New Dawn’ in Westminster Hall
Visitors can view the contemporary light sculpture 'New Dawn' in Westminster Hall.
12 January 2017
New online guide published for visitors with autism
A new online guide has been published designed specifically for visitors to Parliament who are on the autistic spectrum.
5 January 2017
Visit Parliament launches ‘My Favourite Room' on social media
Visit Parliament launches #MyFavRoom where people reveal which room is closest to their heart.
28 July 2016