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National Assembly for Wales

Open Now: 9:30 AM - 4:30 PM
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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 1 week ago

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

Thank lonewolfwales
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very worthwhile visit even if you are not into politics. You can see where the Assembly of Government sits and they have a good coffee shop. Be prepared to go through a security check as it is a Government building

Thank pnd5251
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited the National Assembly for Wales building and it is a fantastic building designed in a fabulous way. Its eye-catching and beautiful. The setting inside is also very good with nice guests' seating for viewing visitors who come to watch the assembly proceedings.

1  Thank Gureni L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fabulous building. All the Staff we encountered were amazing. Security was high but everyone so welcoming. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit.

Thank Lynne M
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We visited in July when the assembly wasn’t sitting but did not do a tour. The building is stunning with amazing timber surfaces. The staff were friendly and knowledgeable. Even the airport style baggage check was done in a friendly manner. It is worth going...More

Thank mitsilad
Reviewed 4 September 2018

Had a great tour of the Assembly from Sam. He is extremely knowledgeable and the tour itself was interesting and engaging. Would highly recommend :)

Thank buckinghampi772
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Great experience, even on rainy days. Very friendly staff. 5 pounds for parking. The rest is voluntary.

1  Thank FrequentFlier798628
Reviewed 24 August 2018

Great to visit a building I've seen so often on the tv and it didn't disappoint. A truly inspiring building.

Thank Baloo C
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We visited in August when the assembly wasn’t sitting so it was quiet. The building is beautifully designed with glass walls, wooden roof and slate floors. There is airport style security to get in but the staff are very welcoming and friendly. Thee is a...More

Thank Citizenandrew
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This is an awful looking building totally out of place with other much nicer ones. Nothing here to see at all

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Response from Luca L | Reviewed this property |
You have to book in the very busy seasonal period.