List of legislative buildings

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This is a list of buildings in which legislatures sit.

National[edit]

Africa[edit]

Country Building Built Notes Image
Angola National Assembly Building 2015 Angola National Assembly Building (19898889148).jpg
Benin National Assembly Building Palais Des Congres De Cotonou.jpg
Botswana Parliament Building 1966 BotswanaParliament.jpg
Burkina Faso National Assembly Building The building was set alight during protests in October 2014. Assemblee Nationale Burkina Faso.jpg
Chad National Assembly Building Building of National Assembly DJAMENA.jpg
Democratic Republic of the Congo Palais du Peuple Palais du peuple de la RDC.jpg
Djibouti Assemblée Nationale DjiboutiNationalAssembly.JPG
Ghana Parliament House of Ghana 1965 Parliament House (State House) – Parliament of Ghana.jpg
Guinea Palais du Peuple 1970 Conakry-palaisdupeuple.JPG
Guinea-Bissau Palácio Colinas de Boé Bissau3.jpg
Ivory Coast Parliament Building Asnat codivoire.jpg
Kenya Parliament Buildings 1950s Kenyan parliament.jpg
Lesotho Parliament Building Chinese Lesotho project Lesotho Parliament II.jpg
Liberia Liberian Capitol Building Liberian Capitol Building.jpg
Malawi National Assembly Building Parliament Building of Malawi.jpg
Mauritius Parliament House Port Louis, Parliament Building.jpg
Morocco Palace of Parliament 20th century Parliament of Morocco consists of three components: 1. The Monarch, 2. The House of Representatives and 3. The House of Councillors. Parliament of morocco.jpg
Namibia Tintenpalast 1913 Parliament of Namibia (National Council and National Assembly) Parlament Windhuk.JPG
Nigeria National Assembly Building 1991 The government of Nigeria consists of a House of Representatives and a Senate. Nigeriahouseofreps.jpg
Senegal National Assembly Building National assembly (Dakar, Senegal).jpg
Sierra Leone Sierra Leone House of Parliament Sierra Leone House of Parliament (1430592766).jpg
South Africa Houses of Parliament 1884 The Parliament of South Africa consists of two components: 1. The National Assembly and 2. The National Council of Provinces. Houses of Parliament (Cape Town).jpg
Tunisia Parliament Building 20th century Since the Tunisian Revolution of 2011, the Tunisian Parliament consists solely of the Constituent Assembly. Parliament buildings in Tunisia.JPG
Uganda Parliament Building Parliament-Of-Uganda.JPG

Americas[edit]

Country Building Built Notes Image
Antigua and Barbuda Parliament Building Parliament of Antigua and Barbuda.JPG
Argentina National Congress Palace 1906 Buenos Aires Palacio del Congreso.jpg
Bahamas Bahamian Parliament Building 1815 BahamianParliamentPanorama.jpg
Barbados Parliament Buildings 1874 Bridgetown barbados parliament building.jpg
Belize National Assembly Building 1971 Belmopan Parliament.jpg
Bolivia Palace of Congress 1905 Palacio de Congresos Bolivia.jpg
Brazil National Congress Building 1960 Brasilia Congresso Nacional 05 2007 221.jpg
Canada Parliament Buildings 1927 The Parliament of Canada consists of three components: 1. The Sovereign, 2. The Senate[1] and 3. The House of Commons[2] Centre Block - Parliament Hill.jpg
Chile National Congress Building 1976 See also the Former National Congress Building Congreso Nacional de Chile.jpg
Colombia Capitolio Nacional 1876 CapitolioNacionalDeColombia2004-7.jpg
Costa Rica Cuesta de Moras 1958 Asamblea Leg CR 2.JPG
Cuba El Capitolio 1929 The Cuban government is expected to return here, according to a report of 2013.[1] National Capitol Building, Havana.jpg
Dominican Republic National Palace 1944 National Palace Dominican Republic.jpg
Ecuador Legislative Palace 1960 Renovated 2008 Palacio Legislativo (exteriores 008).JPG
El Salvador Legislative Assembly Salon Azul del Palacio Lgislativo.jpg
Guatemala Legislative Palace 1934 El Congreso de la República 01.JPG
Guyana Parliament Building 1834 Parliament building, Guyana.jpg
Mexico Saint Lazarus Legislative Palace 1981 Chamber of Deputies San lazaro.jpg
Mexico Edificio del Senado 2011 NewSenateBldgMexicoCity.jpg
Nicaragua National Assembly Building AsambleaNacionalManagua.JPG
Panama National Assembly Building 2013 Asamblea Nacional de Panamá.JPG
Paraguay Legislative Palace Palacio Legislativo Paraguay.png
Peru Legislative Palace 1936 Congreso peru.jpg
Suriname National Assembly Building AssembleeSurinaam.jpg
Trinidad and Tobago The Red House 1907 POS Redhouse.JPG
United States United States Capitol 1800 US Capitol west side.JPG
Uruguay Legislative Palace of Uruguay 1925

Palaciolegislativouruguay.JPG

Venezuela Federal Legislative Palace 1872 PFLCaracas.jpg

Asia[edit]

Country Building Built Notes Image
Armenia National Assembly Building 1947 National Assembly 2014 Erywań, Budynek Zgromadzenia Narodowego Republiki Armenii.jpg
Azerbaijan National Assembly Building 20th century National Assembly The building of National Assembly of Azerbaijan.jpg
Bangladesh Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban 1982 National Assembly of Bangladesh (06).jpg
Brunei Legislative Council Building 2005 MMN4.JPG
Cambodia National Assembly Building 2007 National 1.jpg
People's Republic of China Great Hall of the People 1959 Mausoleo de Mao Zedong-Tianang Mei-Pekin-China8438.JPG
Republic of China (Taiwan) Legislative Yuan Building 1919 Legislative Yuan 中華民國立法院 (議場外) Legislative Yuan of the Republic of China (chamber, exterior).jpg
East Timor National Parliament Building East timor parliament-davidrobie.jpg
India Sansad Bhavan 1927 New Delhi government block 03-2016 img3.jpg
Indonesia DPR/MPR Building 1983 MPRDPRDPDBuilding.jpg
Iran Majlis Building 2007 Parliament of Iran, February 2012.jpg
Iraq Baghdad Convention Centre A new parliamentary building is planned. Baghdad Convention Center.jpg
Israel Knesset 1966 The Knesset in winter.jpg
Japan National Diet Building 1936 Diet of Japan Kokkai 2009.jpg
Jordan Jordanian Parliament Amman-1.JPG
Kazakhstan Parliament House Kazakh Parliament Astana.jpg
Kuwait Kuwait National Assembly Building 1982 Utzon Kuwait National Assembly.jpg
Kyrgyzstan White House 1985 White House Bishkek 2010 08 25 01.JPG
Lebanon Parliament Building 1933 Parliament of Lebanon BeirutParliament.jpg
Malaysia Malaysian Houses of Parliament 1963 Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Bangunan Parlimen Malaysia-02.jpg
Mongolia Government Palace 1954 Mongolian Government Palace.JPG
Myanmar Assembly of the Union 2005 Hluttaw Complex, Naypyidaw.jpg
North Korea Mansudae Assembly Hall 1984 Mansudae Assembly Hall.JPG
Oman Council of Oman Building 2013 Council of State of Oman.jpg
Pakistan Parliament House Building National Assembly, Senate Pakistani parliament house.jpg
Philippines Batasang Pambansa Complex 1978 House of Representatives Batasang Pambansa Complex Main Building.jpg
Philippines GSIS Building 1997 Senate Facade of the Senate of the Philippines.jpg
Singapore Parliament House 1999 Parliament House Singapore.jpg
Sri Lanka Parliament Building 1982 The Parliament of Sri Lanka.jpg
South Korea National Assembly Building 1975 Seoul-National.Assembly-02.jpg
Tajikistan Parliament House Tajik Parliament House, Dushanbe, Tajikistan.JPG
Thailand Parliament House of Thailand 1974 Thai Parliament House.JPG
Turkey Grand National Assembly Building 1963 TBMM.jpeg
Uzbekistan National Assembly Building 2003 Oliy Majlis (Parliament of Uzbekistan).jpg
Vietnam National Assembly Building 2009 National Assembly of Vietnam.JPG

Europe[edit]

Country Building Built Notes Image
Albania Albanian Parliament Building 1924 A new building is currently planned for the Albanian Parliament. Selia Kuvendit.jpg
Andorra New Parliament of Andorra 2014 355 Nou edifici del Consell General, a l'esquerra la Casa de la Vall.JPG
Austria Austrian Parliament Building 1883 WienParlament.jpg
Belarus House of Government 1934 House of Representatives of Belarus.jpg
Belgium Palace of the Nation 1783 Belgian Federal Parliament (Chamber of Representatives and Senate) Brussel Parlementsgebouw.jpg
Bosnia-Herzegovina Parliament Building 1982 Zgrada Vijeća ministara BiH Sarajevo.JPG
Bulgaria National Assembly 1886 National Assembly of Bulgaria.jpg
Croatia Parliament Palace 1911 Sabor Croatian parliament.jpg
Czech Republic Thun Palace, Malá Strana 1726 Chamber of Deputies Thunovský palác, Sněmovní 05.JPG
Czech Republic Wallenstein Palace 1630 Senate Valdstejnsky Palace garden autumn.jpg
Denmark Christiansborg Palace 1928 Folketing Christiansborg Slot Copenhagen 2014 01.jpg
Estonia Toompea Castle 1922 Riigikogu Estonian parliament building.jpg
Finland Parliament House 1931 Parliament of Finland Helsinki July 2013-21.jpg
France Palais Bourbon 1728 National Assembly Concorde Assemblée Nationale.jpg
France Luxembourg Palace 1615 Senate Palais Luxembourg Sunset Edit.JPG
Germany Reichstag building 1894 Bundestag Berlin reichstag west panorama 2.jpg
Germany House of Lords of Prussia 1904 Bundesrat Prussian House of Lords in Berlin.jpg
Greece Old Royal Palace 1843 Hellenic Parliament Greece Parliament.jpg
Hungary Hungarian Parliament Building 1904 Budapest Parlament1.jpg
Iceland Alþingishúsið 1881 Althing Althingishusid.jpg
Ireland Leinster House 1748 Dáil Éireann, Seanad Éireann Leinsterhouse.jpg
Italy Palazzo Montecitorio 1697 Chamber of Deputies Palazzo Montecitorio, Rome.jpg
Italy Palazzo Madama 1505 Senate of the Republic Palazzo madama.JPG
Latvia Saeima Building 1867 Saeima Flickr - Saeima - 4.maijs Saeimā (6).jpg
Liechtenstein Landtagsgebäude 2008 Landtagsgebäude des Fürstentums Liechtenstein.jpg
Lithuania Seimas Palace 1980 Seimas Vilnius Seimas.jpg
Luxembourg Hôtel de la Chambre 1860 Chamber of Deputies Chamber of Deputies of Luxembourg.JPG
Macedonia Parliament Building 1938 Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia Skopje, Macedonia (17106382131).jpg
Malta Parliament House 2015 Parliament of Malta Parliament House (Malta).jpeg
Moldova Palace of the Parliament Parliament Building Moldova.jpg
Monaco Conseil national de Monaco 2012 Conseil national de Monaco.JPG
Montenegro Government Building Government of Montenegro Vlada Crne Gore.jpg
Netherlands Binnenhof 13th century States-General of the Netherlands consists of 1. Senate and 2. House of Representatives Ridderzaal op het Binnenhof.jpg
Norway Parliament of Norway Building 1866 Parliament of Norway Stortinget, Oslo, Norway (cropped).jpg
Poland Sejm Building 1928 Sejm Sejm RP.jpg
Portugal São Bento Palace 1938 Assembly of the Republic Lisbon, Portugal (Sharon Hahn Darlin) São Bento.jpg
Romania Palace of the Parliament 1997 Parliament of Romania consists of 1. Chamber of Deputies and 2. Senate Casa Poporului.jpg
Russia State Duma Building 20th century State Duma 2014 Moscow State Duma 2.JPG
Russia Federation Council Building 20th century Federation Council Images
San Marino Palazzo Pubblico 1894 Palazzo Pubblico, San Marino.jpg
Serbia House of the National Assembly 1936 Belgrad2006parlament.jpg
Slovakia Parliament Building 1993 National Council NR SR.JPG
Slovenia National Assembly Building 1959 National Assembly Building, Ljubljana.jpg
Spain Palace of the Parliament 1850 Congress of Deputies Congreso de los Diputados (España) 14.jpg
Spain Palace of the Senate 1814 Senate Senado fachada Madrid.jpg
Sweden Riksdag Building 1905 Riksdag DSC00764, Stockholm, Sweden (234000997).jpg
Switzerland Federal Palace of Switzerland 1902 Swiss Federal Assembly Bundeshaus Bern 2009, Flooffy.jpg
Ukraine Verkhovna Rada building 1939 Verkhovna Rada Будинок Верховної Ради УРСР Київ Грушевського Михайла вул., 5.JPG
United Kingdom Palace of Westminster 1870 Parliament of the United Kingdom consists of three components : 1. The Sovereign, 2. The House of Lords and 3. The House of Commons Parliament at Sunset.JPG
Vatican City Palace of the Governorate 1939 Vatikan-Regierungspalast.jpg

Oceania[edit]

Country Building Built Area(m²) Notes Image
Australia Parliament House 1988 250,000m² Parliament of Australia consists of three components : 1. The Sovereign, 2. The Senate and 3. The House of Representatives Parliament House Canberra 2.jpg
Fiji Government Buildings late 1930s Not used between 1987 and 2015 Government Buildings Fiji August 2014.jpg
Kiribati House of Assembly 2000 KiribatiParliamentHouse.jpg
Nauru Parliament Building Nauru Parliament.jpg
New Zealand Parliament Buildings 1995 45,000m² Parliament of New Zealand consists of two components : 1. The Sovereign and the House of Representatives Parlamento da Nova Zelândia.jpg
Palau Olbiil Era Kelulau Capitol Building 2006 Part of the National Capital Complex, which also includes the Executive and Judiciary Buildings Palau Capitol Complex, Olbiil Era Kelulau Building.JPG
Papua New Guinea Papua New Guinean Parliament building 1984 Port Moresby Port Moresby parliament building front, by Steve Shattuck.jpg
Vanuatu Parliament Building Vanuatu Parliament, Port Vila - Flickr - PhillipC.jpg

Supranational[edit]

Europe[edit]

Supranational Organisation Legislative body Building Built Notes Image
European Union European Parliament

(lower house)

Espace Léopold 1995 The EU Parliament alternates its work between Brussels and Strasbourg Building of the European Parliament in Brussels.jpg
Louise Weiss 1999 European Parliament Strasbourg Hemicycle - Diliff
Council of the European Union

(upper house)

Europa building 2016 The Council of the EU shares its location with the European Council - a non-legislative body that acts as a "collective head of state" for the Union. 494-R01

Sub-national[edit]

Commonwealth of Australia[edit]

Canada[edit]

Russian Federation[edit]

  • Bashkortostan: State Assembly Building of the Republic of Bashkortostan
  • Karelia: Legislative Assembly Building of the Republic of Karelia
  • Komi: State Council Building of the Komi Republic
  • Tatarstan: National Assembly Building of the Republic of Tatarstan

United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland[edit]

United States of America[edit]

See List of state capitols in the United States

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sanchez, Yoani (30 April 2013). "Cuba's National Assembly to Return to Capitol after 54 Years". The Huffington Post. Retrieved 15 February 2014.