Parliament House in Melbourne, Australia, is the seat of the Parliament of Victoria. It is located in Spring Street in Melbourne across from The Hotel Windsor and is surrounded by Parliament Gardens and Queen Victoria Gardens.
Built in 1856, it showcases neoclassical architecture with impressive columns and is currently listed on the Victorian Heritage Register.
The building houses the Legislative Assembly and Legislative Council, where MPs convene. It’s open to the public for guided tours, symbolizing democratic governance.
Several episodes of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries feature scenes filmed at the real Parliament House:
Season 1, Episode 3: “The Green Mill Murder” – This episode involves a murder at a dance hall, and some scenes take place at Parliament House.
Season 2, Episode 6: “Marked for Murder” – In this episode, Phryne investigates a murder connected to a secret society. Some scenes were filmed at Parliament House.
Season 3, Episode 1: “Death Defying Feats” – The season premiere involves a murder at a magic show, and some scenes are set in Parliament House.