Royal residences in Londres

Palaciu de Westminster

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El Palaciu de Westminster ye'l llugar nel qu'aconceyen les dos cámares del Parllamentu del Reinu Xuníu (la Cámara de los Lores y la Cámara de los Comunes). El palaciu asítiase a la vega norte del ríu Támese en Westminster en Londres, cerca d'otros edificios gubernamentales en Whitehall.

.]] El palaciu sirvió nun entamu como residencia eral, magar que nengún monarca vivió nél dende'l sieglu XVI. La mayor parte de la estructura d'anguaño ye del sieglu XIX, fecha na que'l palaciu foi reconstruyíu tres d'un incendiu en 1834 que destruyó la mayor parte l'edificiu. Los arquiteutos responsables de la reconstrucción del palaciu foron Sir Charles Barry y Augustus Pugin. L'edificiu ye un exemplu del estilu neogóticu. Una de les carauterístiques más siñalaes ye la torre del reló, una atraición turística qu'agospia la campana llamada Big Ben, nome que se-y da erróniamente al reló de la torre. .]] El palaciu contién más de mil habitaciones, siendo les más importantes les correspondientes a los salones de la Cámara de los Lores y la Cámara de los Comunes. El palaciu tamién inclui sales de reunión, biblioteques, pasiellos, comedores, chigres y ximnasios. Ye'l llugar onde se cellebren importantes ceremonies d'estáu, de les que la más importante ye la Ceremonia d'apertura del Parllamentu. El palaciu ta mui venceyáu coles dos Cámares, como lo amuesa l'emplegu de la pallabra "Westminster" pa referise al "Parllamentu". Les oficines de los parllamentarios atópense nos edificios próximos, como la Casa Portcullis y los Edificios Norman Shaw.

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George X
8 November 2015
Amazing architecture & of course the famous Big Ben.Visit Westminster Palace inside,even if tickets are expensive.You will wander around parliament's halls/see the place where all decisions are taken.
David
6 July 2015
One of the top must place to visit when in London. Tour of the Parliament must be booked in advance via internet. Verry interesting and comprehensive visit. Architecture of the building is amazing.
Josh Wood Productions
12 January 2013
Fantastic architectural masterpiece! You must visit this place! The Palace of Westminster commonly known as the Houses of Parliament housing the House of Commons and the House of Lords.
Filmsquare
14 July 2013
Following James Bond's escapades at the Golden Dragon Casino, Macau in Skyfall (2012) we are transported to Gareth Mallory's office via a wide shot focusing on the Palace of Westminster at night.
Filmsquare
14 June 2013
Popular with the Bond franchise, the Palace of Westminster was first seen in an establishing shot in Goldfinger (1964) just after Jill Masterson was painted gold and 007 is meeting with M.
Time Out London
23 February 2012
Designed by Charles Barry, the Palace of Westminster – which comprises the Houses of Parliament and Big Ben - is now a wonderful mish-mash of styles, dominated by Gothic buttresses, towers and arches.
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Palace of Westminster, Westminster, London SW1A 2PW, UK

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Sat 10:00 AM–6:00 PM
Sun Noon–7:00 PM
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