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Completed in 1870, this delightful Victorian Gothic landmark was completely restored in 2005. It is the only convict-built capital city town hall in Australia, and a fragment of the original convict roll is on permanent display in the foyer with...more
Cnr Hay and Barrack Sts | Perth CBD, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Perth CBD
+61 8 9229 2960
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Constructed in 1867 and situated on the corner of Hay and Barrack streets in Perth, this town hall houses a memorable tribute and a scale model of HMAS Perth I, lost in WWII, and the ship's bell from her younger namesake HMAS Perth II.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Often visit with a club and there are interesting concerts or events on Tuesdays mornings for seniors. Parking can be an issue. The volunteers do a great job every week.

Thank perth08Perth
Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

This is a magnificent building which was once the home of the City of Perth, council chambers. It's an attractive piece of architecture which still gets well used during events including comedy festivals and by the perth council for some meetings. This building was built...More

Thank Chizzel
Reviewed 25 June 2018

Beautiful place to visit and love the beautiful buildings. This town hall is the only town hall built by convicts in Australia.

Thank Varick L
Reviewed 21 June 2018

Walked past - I'm clearly a sucker for beautiful buildings and architecture. You walk past this on your adventures so don't even need to make a special trip to see

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

A "classic" building, currently very close to a big development of Kings Square. To understand why this impressive artifice is sporting a yellow stripe you need to walk to the Round House and look back....

Thank PARIS522
Reviewed 16 May 2018

The Perth Town Hall was built by convicts. It is one of the city's best-loved buildings. How it escaped the wrecker's ball is a miracle. The tacky lower section was replaced with period bricks, it now looks like it did in colonial times. The Town...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 10 May 2018

While walking I saw an attractive building with a nice steeple,. At the very top it was indicating the time. It was attractive thanks to its red bricks. It was huge! When we entered, there was no one there. We knew then that we were...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 15 February 2018

Great for architecture lovers as the whole block has been restored to how it was back in the days. There are a lot shops, cafes restaurants nearby.

Thank MateEeMa
Reviewed 24 December 2017

The Perth Town hall is good as you can go inside. It also has history on the steps and under the balcony on the ground floor. Well worth going with a free walking tour group as then you'll get more of a gauge of the...More

Thank Merilyn_S_12
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