Visit and Learning
The Northern Ireland Assembly sits in Parliament Buildings and is open to all members of the public between 9.00am and 4.00pm Monday to Friday. You can attend debates and watch committee meetings or tour Parliament Buildings. Please check our business diary for further information.
The Assembly also provides business, the community and voluntary sector, youth organisations and delegations from across the world with the opportunity to engage and learn more about the legislature.
You can find further information below.
Display of Assembly Artefacts
From Monday 3 - Friday 28 September, a small number of Assembly artefacts will be on display in Room 114 (the Members’ Coffee Lounge). If you are visiting the building to take part in one of our tours, events, education programmes or enjoying lunch in the Members’ Dining Room, you are welcome to extend your visit by viewing the display which will run weekdays from 10am – 4pm.
Members' Dining Room
The Members' Dining Room is open to the public all year round between Monday - Friday, 12pm-2:30pm.
Take one of our tours which gives you the chance to have a good look around the ‘House on the Hill’ where your MLAs debate important issues, or walk around the beautiful grounds of Stormont Estate!
Public Tours operate at 11:00am and 2pm between Monday - Friday.
Did you know that there are approximately 600 events held annually in Parliament Buildings?
Types of events range from Report launches, Charity Fundraisers, Dinners, Receptions and Concerts.
For more information on how you can organise an event click here.
Assembly Education Service
Our Education Service provides educational programmes and resources to support teaching and learning about the Assembly and encourages the participation of young people in the democratic process. They have their own dedicated website.