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National Assembly for Wales

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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Received a tour here as part of a school group visiting the UK. Glad we took the time to come to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Richmond, Virginia
Visited inside the Assembly and its worth a visit

Lovely building and intersting to see the way things are run. Great for chldren to understand... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Margaret C
Cardiff, United Kingdom
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The National Assembly for Wales is the democratically elected body that represents the interests of Wales and its people, makes laws for Wales and holds the Welsh Government to account. During your visit you can join a free guided tour of the...more
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Pierhead Street | Cardiff Bay, Cardiff CF99 1NA, Wales
+44 300 200 6565
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Received a tour here as part of a school group visiting the UK. Glad we took the time to come to Cardiff and get a tour of this beautiful facility. Rarely do you see an attempt to build a structure like this pay off. Beautiful...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Clemente71
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely building and intersting to see the way things are run. Great for chldren to understand Government activities; We were lucky enough to see dignitaries visiting and have access to most of the building.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Margaret C
Reviewed 9 November 2018

Facinating building nice to see what all the Welsh money has been used for. Lots of security to get in,just like that at the airport

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

We didn't go in, but from the outside, this is one very ugly building. Shame, as it sits right next to a truly beautiful building.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

Building with modern architecture that is situated in Cardiff Bay. Free tour is available. Parking close by. Cafe onsite.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

This is a super modern building standing in Cardiff Bay it is very impressive and I hadn't realised you could have a tour inside and we had run out of time so I have to return

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

This is a really impressive and interesting building to visit. The security team at entrance were really friendly and welcoming. Thank you.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ViewFromTheAbbey
Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

And then to the Welsh Assembly Building, a simple elegant concept with transparency as its characteristic, and costing 1/10th of the price of the Scottish Parliament building. With a concept design by the Richard Rogers Partnership, the building was opened in 2006 and has a...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ian C
Reviewed 20 October 2018

Walking back to the car park from the waterfront, we passed by the National Assembly for Wales, a fitting building for the Welsh Assembly.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 923Dan
Reviewed 8 October 2018

walked place this place while visiting cardiff bay, looks ok from the outside, be interesting to see from the inside, may be next time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lonewolfwales
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Response from Luca L | Reviewed this property |
You have to book in the very busy seasonal period.