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Free public tours at NSW Parliament

6 Macquarie St
Sydney NSW 2000

Fridays, 1:30pm to 1pm Friday 23 April to Friday 17 December

Explore the Parliament with a free guided tour.

Over 1 hour, our friendly guides will take you through the Legislative Chambers and the historic Parkes, Wentworth and Jubilee rooms. You will experience first-hand the beautiful colonial architecture while learning more about the role, history and work of the Parliament.

The tour is conducted in English and is suitable for visitors of all ages. Tours on Monday and Friday only outside the school holidays. During the school holidays, tours take place every day during the school holidays except the last Friday of the October school holidays when the Parliament celebrates its annual Family Fun Day by staging fun and educational activities for the public from 10am-3pm. The Parliament is also closed during the Christmas and New Year period, so check our website for closure dates.

Visits to the Legislative Chambers and to the historic rooms is subject to availability of those spaces at the time.

For any enquiries about the Public Tours please contact the Tours Officer on 9230 3444.

Covid-safe information

The Parliament of New South Wales is committed to monitoring the current situation relating to COVID-19, and taking real-time actions to ensure the health and safety of all Members, staff and guests.

Precautionary measures have been implemented in accordance with the guidelines and recommendations provided by NSW Health, the Australian Government Department of Health and the World Health Organisation.

Parliamentary Catering’s pre-existing strict hygiene standards have now been expanded to include the following additional procedures:

  • Social distancing – in line with directives from the Department of Health

  • 1.5 m rule and 2 sqm for functions and events

  • Function limits to 300 people

  • Temperature checks upon arrival

  • QR Codes via the Service NSW app upon arrival

  • Minimising person-to-person contact where possible

  • Increased regularity of deep cleaning of the venue

  • Provisions for hand sanitizers throughout the venue

  • Anti-bacterial soap available in the bathrooms

  • Mandating that all staff showing signs of illness remain home.

For medical assistance, please : Call your GPVisit the emergency department or call HealthDirect on 1800 022 222.

During this challenging time, please support us in remaining vigilant to ensure the health and safety for everyone.

For more information, please call NSW Parliament on (02) 9230 2111, 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday.



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