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Parliament House: Celebrating 150 Years – Historical Seminar
August 25 - August 25 | 9:15am - 1:00pm| $35 – $40
The 4th of August 2018 marks the 150th anniversary of the first sitting of the Queensland Parliament. To mark the occasion, the Queensland Parliament, in partnership with The Royal Historical Society of Queensland will present an historical seminar.
- An historical overview – presented by Dr Denver Beanland
- The Journey towards the new Parliament House – 1863 to 1868 – presented by Professor Kay Saunders AM
- The Design and Construction of Parliament House – presented by Mr Don Watson
- Parliament House Today: the challenges of working in and preserving a heritage-listed building – presented by the Clerk of Parliament, Mr Neil Laurie.
Tickets are strictly limited. Bookings and pre-payments are essential.
Ticket price includes seminar, morning tea on the President’s Verandah and a guided tour of Parliament House.
All ticket holders MUST bring photo identification with them on the day. Please allow time for security scanning upon entry. Entry via the Parliamentary Annexe in Alice Street.