Visit Parliament News
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.
Visit Parliament launches ‘My Favourite Room' on social media
Visit Parliament launches #MyFavRoom where people reveal which room is closest to their heart.
House of Commons shortlisted in the inaugural UK Wedding Awards
The House of Commons has been shortlisted in the UK Wedding Awards in the ‘Best Historic Venue’ category.
Parliament gifts original commemorative banners to organisations across the UK
Banners from Parliament's exhibition 'The Beginnings of that Freedome' gifted to UK organisations.
21 January 2016
Safeguarding review of the Parliamentary Estate published
A safeguarding review of the Parliamentary Estate has just been published by Barnardo's.
16 December 2015
Use of mobile devices in the Commons Public Gallery (trial period)
From 30 November 2015, visitors attending the Public Gallery in the Commons Chamber will be able to use mobile devices during sittings.
28 November 2015
New Parliament audio tours in Brazilian Portuguese
Parliament has extended its welcome to overseas visitors with the introduction of audio tours in Brazilian Portuguese.
6 August 2015
Houses of Parliament wins guided tour award
At the 2015 Group Travel Awards the Houses of Parliament was presented with the award for ‘Best Company or Venue offering Guided Tours’.
12 June 2015
New Parliament guided tours in Mandarin
From 31 March 2015 Parliament will extend its welcome to Chinese visitors with guided tours in Mandarin becoming part of the regular tour schedule.
13 February 2015