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2015 anniversaries: Events

2015 events

Churchill and Parliament

‘Our Heritage: Winston Churchill’
5 Jan 2015 - 31 Dec 2015, 9:00 - 23:30
Online art exhibition

To commemorate the 50th anniversary of Churchill’s death, this new online exhibition explores his lifelong relationship with Parliament through works in the Parliamentary Art Collection.

Banners Exhibition in Westminster Hall

Banners exhibition
20 Jan 2015 - 30 Nov 2015, 9:00 - 18:00
‘The Beginnings of that Freedome’

Westminster Hall

A large-scale banners exhibition charting the movements and moments which ‘made a difference’ in the journey to the rights and representations that are enjoyed today.

Magna Carta & Parliament Exhibition

‘King John Assents to the Magna Carta 1215’
9 Feb 2015 - 26 Feb 2015,

Queen’s Robing Room, Houses of Parliament

Exhibition examining the relationship between Magna Carta and Parliament during the 800 years following the sealing of the charter at Runnymede in 1215.


14 Jun 2015, 15:00 - 23:30

Various locations across the UK

On Sunday 14 June 2015 at 3pm the whole nation will be encouraged to sit down to tea to celebrate, debate or reflect on their liberties.

Video: A history of representation in nearly 60 seconds

Press and media enquiries

Visit Parliament

Visiting Parliament

Parliament is open to all UK and overseas visitors to attend debates, watch committee hearings or take a tour inside one of the world’s most iconic buildings.