LiberTeas Café and Westminster Hall tours between 8 and 12 June 2015

LiberTeas Cafe
03 June 2015

As Parliament marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta, come and visit the pop-up LiberTeas Café at the front of Portcullis House.

The LiberTeas Café is open Monday 8 June to Friday 12 June 2015, between 10.30am and 3.30pm. A selection of tea, coffee and cake will be available to purchase.

Visitors to the LiberTeas Café also have the option of taking a short guided tour of Westminster Hall, the oldest building on the Parliamentary Estate, and seeing the colourful banners exhibition called ‘The Beginnings of that Freedome’.

The LiberTeas Café will be located at the front of Portcullis House, facing the River Thames on Victoria Embankment (post code SW1A 2LW, marked 5 on the map (PDF PDF 519 KB)).

More about LiberTeas

June 2015 is 800 years since the sealing of Magna Carta in 1215, the document which laid the foundations for the rights and representation that we enjoy today.

To commemorate this historic occasion, citizens across the UK will be taking a moment to celebrate, debate and reflect on those rights we very often take for granted but for which people throughout history have campaigned to make happen or fought to preserve. LiberTeas events will take many forms - a picnic in the park, a Sunday lunch, a debate, a street party, an open day, a historical walk.

Visiting the Houses of Parliament

UK residents and overseas visitors are welcome to visit the Houses of Parliament, either to take one of the tours or to watch debates and committees.

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