This experience is available exclusively for guests of Hotel Kurrajong Canberra
Trace the steps Prime Minister Ben Chifley walked from Hotel Kurrajong to Old Parliament House operating today as the Museum of Australian Democracy (MoAD). Leave Hotel Kurrajong at 10:00am and enjoy 10-minute self-guided walk to MoAD following the same route Chifley took every morning on his way to work via what is today via the National Circle, Walpole Crescent, and King George Terrace.
At MoAD, you will embark on a special guided tour at 10:15am highlighting personal stories during Chifley’s time in office and the spaces where his leadership shaped the development of Canberra and Australia. The tour touches on the architectural connections between Hotel Kurrajong and Old Parliament House, and discusses the history of the building and structural changes throughout time among other highlights.
The 45-minute tour runs on Monday to Sunday.
Only $20 per adult.
Children under 18 is free. Children must be accompanied by an adult.
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