Parliament House Up Close


Develop an understanding of Australia’s origins, political history and layers of government with visits to Parliament House, the War Memorial and the Royal Australian Mint. Thousands of students discover our nation’s capital each year and come away with amazing memories and life-long impressions of Australia’s past and present.

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Parliament HouseAustralian War MemorialElectoral Education CentreAustralian Institute of SportQuestacon
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Getting there… Take your pick! We offer flexible travel options to and from your destination.

  • Return coach
  • Return air
  • A combination – coach one way and air one way

Depending on the type of transport you select, your tour duration may vary.  Talk to our team for travel times from your departing location.

If you have a set duration we can tailor a tour to meet your needs and time-frame.

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Your Adventure, Day by Day

Day 1 Canberra
  • On the move Assemble at school for your departure.
  • Canberra Arrive in the capital and enjoy dinner.
Day 2 Canberra
  • Breakfast
  • National Capital Planning Display See audio visual displays, models, photographs and drawings that explain how and why Canberra was built in its unique way.
  • High Court of Australia Visit the pinnacle of the Australian judicial system.
  • Australian National Gallery Home to our national art collection.
  • Lunch
  • Australian Institute of Sport Enjoy a guided tour of AIS’s world class sports training and competition facilities.
  • Dinner
Day 3 Canberra
  • Breakfast
  • Electoral Education Centre Learn from first hand knowledge about our electoral system and how it operates.
  • National Museum Learn about Australia’s history, cultures and environment.
  • Lunch
  • Parliament House Visit the location of our nation’s government.
  • Dinner
  • Telstra Tower Enjoy a night lights tour with an amazing panoramic view.
Day 4 Canberra
  • Breakfast
  • Royal Australian Mint Includes a theatrette presentation and an opportunity to participate in the ‘make your own coin’ experience.
  • National Science and Technology Centre Explore this fascinating hands-on science exhibition which houses over 150 exhibits in 6 galleries.
  • Australian War Memorial Visit the Hall of Memory, Roll of Honour, Aeroplane Hall and the War Museum.
  • Dinner
Day 5 Canberra
  • Breakfast
  • Departure Bid farewell to Canberra as you begin your journey home.
  • Arrival Arrive back at school.

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