Python GUI Tutorials

Want to create GUI applications with Python? Here is everything you need to go from your first window to complete apps.

Stop wasting your time on half-baked examples and bad practises. Learn how to build Python applications the right way.

Take your first steps creating Python GUI applications with these simple step-by-step guides to Python & Qt.

PyQt6 not installed? See our installation guides for Windows, macOS and Linux

Once you're set up you can get started by Creating your first GUI application with Python.

Now you have made your first GUI app, let's go a step further adding widgets and layouts to build some simple Python UIs.

Python GUI Libraries

Other libraries are available

If you're new to creating GUIs with Python I now recommend starting with PyQt6. But we support other libraries too! Not sure which GUI library to use for your project? See the guide.


Hands-on guides to Python GUI programming

Books taking you from first principles to fully-functional apps, not toy examples.

See all Python GUIs books

Latest Updates


Add clickable buttons to your Python UI

Getting started with VS Code for Python

Setting up a Development Environment for Python programming

Plotting with PyQtGraph

Create custom plots in PyQt6 with PyQtGraph

Plotting with Matplotlib

Create PyQt6 plots with the popular Python plotting library

Which Python GUI library should you use?

Comparing the Python GUI libraries available in 2022

Plotting with Matplotlib

Create PySide6 plots with the popular Python plotting library

We're adding more tutorials every month!