Parliament Open Day

Parliament Open Day

Go behind the scenes at Parliament House this Law Week, Sunday 19 May.

Come and explore one of Melbourne’s most beautiful buildings and learn more about the important role parliament plays in Victorian society. Hear how an idea becomes a law, discover how parliamentary committees conduct public inquiries and find out how your vote counts in parliament. Unlock your law at Parliament House this Law Week.

Discover how laws are made, and how parliamentary processes work. Visit Parliament House’s legislative chambers and have a Chamber Chat with experienced guides.

Get your passport to democracy, and take a self-guided tour of Parliament House and as you discover the building’s architectural heritage, you can also learn more about our electoral legislation and processes, preferential voting, completing a ballot paper and much more.

And while you’re out and about on Spring St, the Old Treasury Building is offering exclusive tours of the Executive Council Chamber. Discover the role of the Governor and this historic building on this exciting tour. View the exquisite antique furniture, most of which dates back to the 1860’s.

There’s something for everyone this Parliament Open Day. Explore some of Melbourne’s most beautiful buildings and unlock your law on Sunday 19 May!