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Take a look behind the scenes of New Zealand's political life and learn the history of one of Wellington's most recognizable sights at New Zealand Parliament. The landmark complex consists of four buildings, each a monument to a different era and architectural style. With each housing a significant collection of artwork, the buildings are just as impressive on the inside. Free guided tours of the complex are available every hour. In the executive building, known as the Beehive, you'll find a visitor center and gift shop. Those interested in witnessing the parliamentary process firsthand have the option of watching a session from the public gallery. Make New Zealand Parliament a part of your Wellington vacation plans using our Wellington trip itinerary builder site.
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We were on a tour group and visited the parliament for the restaurant's dinner. The building was modern and beautiful. We had to go through security's proper registration to get in and it was all... more »
I had seen mention of "the Beehive" as a point of reference when traveling around downtown Wellington. I didn't really understand its significance. That ignorance disappeared when our city tour guide.... more »
The buildings look really good and fascinating in person. Didn't get to go inside but should go visit. Also, it's free guided tour.
Beautiful historic buildings 🙌🏻 Well worth visiting. Most of these photos were taken with two tour bus loads of people wandering around, so even when busy you can get a clear shot.
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