Old Parliament House was fundamental to the development of Australia as a nation as the first purpose-built home for the Australian Parliament. It witnessed 61 years of Australian legislature, with a myriad of associated events, and was central to the development of Canberra; the opening of Parliament heralding the symbolic birth of the nation's democratic capital.
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Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House
18 King George Terrace, Parkes, ACT 2600, Australia
PO Box 7088, Canberra BC ACT 2610
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Old Parliament House is an Executive Agency within the Prime Minister and Cabinet portfolio.