New Zealand Parliament 

Online, Wellington
All year round. Bookings essential

A range of in-person guided tours, and a new online guided tour

Explore the Parliament buildings, learn about the Parliamentary process in New Zealand, and find out how you can participate in democracy. Along the way, you will see some of the many artworks and objects from the Parliamentary Collection, and get to know the details behind the iconic architecture. Bookings are essential and must be made in advance. Alternatively, book an online Zoom tour or a self guided walking tour.


Free with charges for the Twilight tour (which includes dining at Bellamys)

For more info visit:

New Zealand Parliament


Corner of Lambton Quay, Bowen Street, and Molesworth Street


04 817 9503



All tours are accessible to visitors using a wheelchair or with a buggy. Tours with an NZSL tour guide can be arranged with 7 days advance notice and will be dependent on the tour guides availability.


Parliament is served by buses on Bowen Street and on Molesworth Street. It is within 10 minutes walking distance of Wellington Railway Station. Follow the signs to Lambton Quay & Parliament from within the station.


Visitors with mobility access requirements may be set down on the forecourt. The driver must remove the vehicle from the forecourt as soon as the drop-off or pick-up is complete. Bollards are in place around Parliamentary buildings. To gain access to the forecourt you must contact security by pressing the intercom button. You can arrange an accessible carpark for a public tour by phoning 04 817 9503.

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