Parliament enacts all legislation in Finland and approves the Budget. It also elects the Prime Minister, oversees the Government, ratifies international treaties and influences European Union matters. Read more
Visitors are welcome to observe plenary sessions from the public gallery.Our guided tours offer also an opportunity to discover the Parliament House.
The Library of Parliament is a public library that serves MPs, researchers and citizens in general.
Visitors can learn more about Parliament and the work of an MP from brochures and short videos.
Constructed as a monument to independence and democracy, Parliament House is a total work of art.
Parliamentary groups, MPs and Information and Communication Department organize events for the public in the Visitor's Centre.
Parliament strives to serve the media actively and to create good working conditions for the media.
Photographs related to Parliament and parliamentary work are stored in Parliament’s photo archive.
For over a century, MPs elected to Parliament have represented the will of the Finnish people.