We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Address: Nassau, Nassau, New Providence Island

One of the seats of the island's government: a beautiful building in...

One of the seats of the island's government: a beautiful building in downtown Nassau dating back to the 1800s.

read more
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Nassau Bahamas Highlights Tour
More Info
and up
Nassau Shore Excursion: Bahamian Flavors Tour
More Info
and up
Shore Excursion: Nassau Bahamas City Tour

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 48 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 5
  • 9
    Very good
  • 9
  • 1
  • 0
Beautiful building and picture spot

Located just off the main shopping street near the cruise port exit area. This is a beautiful building with lots of history. Good picture spot. Lots of history in this area.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Woodstock, Georgia
via mobile
Add Photo Write a Review

48 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 24: English reviews
Woodstock, Georgia
Level Contributor
401 reviews
115 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located just off the main shopping street near the cruise port exit area. This is a beautiful building with lots of history. Good picture spot. Lots of history in this area.

Thank tckramer
Westfield, Indiana
Level Contributor
10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did not go in, but the grounds are interesting and the view of the city is exceptional. Guards were very polite. I would be very interested to see inside but we ran out of time.

Thank measkiba
Arnprior, Canada
Level Contributor
21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

E had just few minutes stop. The building was old but very nice historical. Good to know Nassau's history. Please stop by there. It's walking distance from dock.

Thank Sam1011
Auburn, Georgia
Level Contributor
33 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We just happened upon this building as we explored Nassau. It is very pretty and interesting to see another county's government building.

Thank jillpixie
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
863 reviews
394 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 649 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Good looking Colonial pink building with Canons and a statue of Queen Victoria. When not debating with fellow lawmakers in the House of Assembly which is the pink building to the right of this one, the Senate works out of the brightly coloured Senate Building to give the Parliament House its proper title, which is in the centre of Parliament... More 

Thank Steve_of_N21
Chantilly, Virginia
Level Contributor
20 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Stop 1 on a self-guided walking tour we created for downtown Nassau, Bahamas, while there aboard Royal Caribbean's Harmony of the Seas. Interesting to walk by if for no other reason than to think about the scaled-down nature of small countries. Parliament House feels more like where a successful doctor would live than where a country would be governed. And... More 

Thank AlpinerHut
Level Contributor
9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

I looked around the outside of the House of Parliament. I've noticed the color pink of the Parliament Building. Never went inside the building. Very historical on the outside and very pretty.

Thank Dan D
Olathe, Kansas
Level Contributor
249 reviews
151 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

I thought the House of Parliament in Nassau was pretty. The square itself was nice as well. I did not go inside or anything, but walked past a few times, and enjoyed stopping for a minute to look at the colorful buildings. It really was nothing spectacular that is a must! But I feel if you are down town you... More 

Thank BZimm08
Hackensack, New Jersey
Level Contributor
227 reviews
94 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

My wife and I enjoyed a nice vacation in Paradise Island, Bahamas. We went to the House of Parliament in Nassau. This site is also refereed to as Parliament Square. You get to see a nice view of the Bahamas House of Assembly, Senate Building and Supreme Court.

Thank Ben B
Miramar, Florida
Level Contributor
92 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Parliament Square is more of a location or destination than a place you can hang out. Its significate is that it’s where the government of the Bahamas governed years ago and still meet today. We could not go in to see inside, but you can’t go to down town Bay Street without passing it. You will see it on your... More 

Thank Maria G

Travellers who viewed House of Parliament also viewed

Nassau, New Providence Island
Nassau, New Providence Island
Nassau, New Providence Island
Nassau, New Providence Island

Been to House of Parliament? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from House of Parliament staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?