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.

Ways to visit

Visitors in the Commons Chamber

There are a number of ways UK residents and overseas visitors can visit the Houses of Parliament including taking tours and watching debates and committees.

Planning your visit

Houses of Parliament exterior view

Information to help plan visits and make the most of your time at the Houses of Parliament including how to find us, disability access, security and facilities.

Planning an event

Venue hire

Set within one of the most iconic buildings in the world, the House Commons is available for events with a range of historical and culturally significant venues for hire.

Parliament Shop

Parliament Shop

Parliament online shop offers a selection of House of Commons and Houses of Parliament gifts, political books and parliamentary documents.

Virtual tour

Virtual Tour Central Lobby ceiling

Use this 360° virtual tour to explore some of the most famous rooms in Parliament and learn more about its fascinating history and present day use.

Buy tickets before you visit

Buy ticket onlineAlternatively, call +44 (0)20 7219 4114, Monday to Saturday between 9am and 5pm.

Parliament tours video preview

Tours videoView a two minute preview of Houses of Parliament tours

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