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The blend of old and new is strikingly exemplified in the Parliament House, which combines modern architecture with ancient design.
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Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Parliament House in Port Moresby is one of the most iconic attractions in the capital. Designed to reflect the traditional architecture and murals or the local tribes, it at once embodies a forward thinking government while firmly holding to the traditions of its people....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Davis F
Reviewed July 13, 2019

The People's House or Parliament House of PNG is an impressive towering structure of a building at Waigani that hosts the past, present and future of Papua New Guinea. I was blown away by the stories of its architecture, the cultural symbols representing Papua New...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank PurposeTraveller
Reviewed June 6, 2019 via mobile

Very interesting place well worth the time very pretty gardens and outlook, make sure you.chexk out the front of the building

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed April 24, 2019 via mobile

Visited the Parliament House as part of a city tour and if was not with our guide, not sure we would have had opportunity to go inside. Outside is definitely worth a look, but only 2 staff working, parliamentarians not in session so was deserted....More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank davidwE9450PJ
Reviewed January 31, 2019

A very impressive building. Designed by a New Zealand architect it includes references to PNG's past using panels, art work etc. It includes a magnificent collection of all PNG butterflies and moths. The maim chamber is impressive.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TrickyPerth
Reviewed October 2, 2018

We were fortunate to have been given a tour from inside of the Parliament House. The chamber was wonderful so was the artifacts inside. The gardens were well manicured and the steps leading up to the Parliament House is great to click selfies.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kashBombay
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Outstanding architecture that symbolises the unity of this great nature situated on a modern landscape beautified by orchids and palms. A great sight not to miss out on during your stay in Port Moresby. The totem poles (carvings) and the spiritual drawings tell the story...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mkalup
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

Lovely place nice weather good art nice food nice people easy way without traffic. Visit one time.must watch.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed May 27, 2018

I was fortunate to visit the PNG Parliament and have a guided tour by a local who was passionate about history. The building represent all of the peoples of PNG and in the future will make the nation stronger - such a difficult task with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Henry M
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Had a unique opportunity to visit this special place of Government in PNG. Interesting looking at the history of the country and its centre of government.

Date of experience: May 2018
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I can assist with Alotau and Rabaul but not Kiriwina Island. These three locations are very separate and apart. If you provide me dates and confirm when you arrive in Alotau and whether you land in Rabaul or Kokopo - again... More
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