The European Parliament: hemicycle

The European Parliament: hemicycle The European Parliament: hemicycle The European Parliament: hemicycle

Experience the exciting atmosphere of the world’s largest transnational parliament with a visit to the European Parliament hemicycle. You can even follow a live plenary session. An interactive guide in one of the EU’s 24 official languages or one of the team of guides, along with a Q&A session, will explain how this centre of European democracy functions, what its powers are, and which historic votes have taken place within its walls.

* For individual visitors or groups of no more than 10, booking is not required. Briefings for individual visitors take place at 11:00 and 15:00 (exept on Fridays during July and august: only at 11:00). Visiting times for individual visitors: Monday-Thursday: 9:00 to 16:00, Friday: 9:00 to 12:00
* Groups of 10 to 15 people must book 2 to 3 months in advance.
* An identity document is required (passport, identity card, etc.).

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