Parliament House is the meeting place of Australian federal politics. Take a free guided tour into the House of Representatives and Senate chambers, view historic documents including the Magna Carta and see democracy in action during Question Time.
NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY
Australia’s premier collection of portrait paintings, sculpture and photography. View portraits of prominent Australians important in the country’s past and present.
THE NATIONAL GALLERY OF AUSTRALIA
More than 100,000 pieces of world-class artwork line the walls and floors of The National Gallery. Highlights include Sidney Nolan’s Ned Kelly series and the Reimagining Artists exhibition The Aboriginal Memorial.
Explore the fun side of science and technology and see innovation come to life. Feel the force of an earthquake and let lightning spark your imagination at the Awesome Earth exhibition and challenge your mind with over 60 hands on exhibits at Perception Deception.
Cruise your way around Lake Burley Griffin taking in all the sights on your very own Segway! Fully comprehensive training, your Segway and a helmet is provided in the package
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA
Sitting on the banks of Lake Burley Griffin, this museum explores Australia’s social history. The museum features three themes; Australian society and history; Aboriginal Australia; and, people’s interaction with the environment.
THE AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL
A must-see for anyone visiting, passing through or living in Canberra. The site includes a memorial and museum, a very unique pairing unlike any other worldwide.
NATIONAL ZOO & AQUARIUM
Just five minutes from the CBD, The National Zoo and Aquarium is home to a variety of native and exotic animals, plus, it’s two attractions in one! Famed for its incredible experiences including Meet the Cheetah.