Houses of Parliament Shop
The Houses of Parliament are open to UK residents and overseas visitors. You can take a guided tour of the Lords and Commons most Saturdays year round and on weekdays during the summer opening period. When Parliament is sitting you can attend debates and watch committee hearings.
Big Ben is the nickname for the Great Bell of the clock at the north end of the Palace of Westminster in London. The tower holds the second largest four-faced chiming clock in the world (after Minneapolis City Hall). Big Ben has become one of the most prominent symbols of the United Kingdom
Site of Parliament since 1265 and still a royal palace, the current building including Big Ben was built in the 19th century. Tours every Sat and 7-13 Apr Tue-Fri. Advance:, audio tour adult £18.50, child £7.50 (first child free); guided tour adult £25.50, child £11.