Who designed Parliament house and when was it built?
Hi Elijah. Parliament House was designed by Mitchell/Giurgola and Thorp Architects, whose design was selected from 329 entries in international competition. It was opened by Queen Elizabeth II on 9 May 1988 and took 7 years to build.
Australian Parliament House.
This photo shows the front of Parliament House with the Great Verandah and the flagmast. In the foreground Michael Nelson Jagamara's Possum and Wallaby Dreaming mosaic is surrounded by water.
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