Sites of Parliament
Parliaments in past and present.
|Brasilia||Brasilia National Congress Building designed by Niemeyer. Houses the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies|
|Bridgetown||Parliament of Barbados|
|City of Luxembourg||Hotel de la Chambre des Députés, Luxembourgian Parliament|
|Edinburgh||Scottish Parliament at Holyrood|
|Florence||The Salone del Cinquecento at the Palazzo Vecchio served as the first parliament of unified Italy before the capital was moved to Rome|
|Independence Hall||Congress Hall, part of inscribed WHS Independence Hall was used as the United State Congress from 1790-1800|
|Mudejar Architecture of Aragon||Aragon parliament at the Aljaferia in Zaragoza.|
|Old City of Berne||Federal Palace of Switzerland|
|Ouro Preto||Parliament House|
|Paris, Banks of the Seine||Palais Bourbon, seat of the French National Assembly|
|Prague||Valdstejn Palace (Czech Senate) and some buildings in the Lesser Town|
|Regensburg||Regensburg was the regular meeting place of the permanent Imperial Diet (1663-1806)|
|Residences of the Royal House of Savoy||Carignano Palace Italian Parliament 1861-1864|
|Rome||Madama palace (Italian Senate) and Montecitorio palace (Italian Chamber of Deputies)|
|Royal Exhibition Building||1st Parliament of Australia 9 May 1901|
|San Marino and Mount Titano||Consiglio Grande e Generale, Parliament of San Marino|
|St. George, Bermuda||The State House (1620) in St. George's was the first purpose-built home of the House of Assembly, which then constituted the only chamber of the Parliament of Bermuda (wiki)|
|The Architectural Work of Le Corbusier||Chandigarh, Palace of Assembly - Legislatures of Punjab and Haryana.|
|Valletta||Grandmaster's Palace in Valletta is Malta Parliament|
|White City of Tel-Aviv||The Independence Hall was the temporery seat of the Israeli parliament until the construction of the current Kneset in Jerusalem was completed.|
|Willemstad||The Parliament of Curacao meets at Wilhelminaplein 4 in Punda.|
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