Scottish ParliamentFree: All time

The Scottish Parliament is open to the general public for visits. Free one-hour building tour is also available, in which the guide will provide information on the history, work, and procedures of the Scottish Parliament and about the architecture of the award winning building. Advanced booking is recommended. Furthermore, visitors are also welcome to attend the Committee Meetings or watch the Debating Chamber in session. Ticket is required for a seat and is given out free of charge. Check the website for schedule and ticket information.

Address: Edinburgh EH99 1SP
Opening hours: Mon, Fri, Sat 10am – 5pm; Tue, Wed, Thu 9am – 6:30pm
Direction: Bus No. 35 to Canongate Stop, No. 6 to Horse Wynd Stop
Phone: +44 131 348 5000

Photo credit: Shelley Bernstein (Flickr CC), Wojtek Gurak (Flickr CC), Bernt Rostad (Flickr CC)