National Parliament House, Port Moresby

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Take time to visit National Parliament House, the country's parliament building that combines old and new architecture. Artistic mosaics grace the building's exterior walls, and inside more displays await. A large wood carving depicts the country's four areas, while glass cases hold insect collections that include huge species and even the native Queen Alexandra's Birdwing. Be aware that photography is not allowed within the attraction. To be safe, go with a local guide, as bandits are known to peruse this area. Arrange your visit to National Parliament House and discover more family-friendly attractions in Port Moresby using our Port Moresby online journey maker .
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  • 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 ...  more »
  • 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.  more »
  • Visited the parliament house and the architecture is unusual but quite enjoyable to view and provides a remarkable site as a parliament house  more »
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