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The Cloisters

Mt Newman House 200 St Georges Tce | Intersection of Mill St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
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This is one of the few buildings the developers did not push, as they did all over Perth. It is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ray T
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Perth, Australia
A piece of colonial history saved from developers

Built in the mid 19th century by convict labour as the first secondary boys school in the Swan... read more

Reviewed 8 March 2018
Darrel J
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Perth, Australia
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1 week ago
“History”
23 Dec 2017
“Definitely worth a look.”
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Mt Newman House 200 St Georges Tce | Intersection of Mill St, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Perth CBD
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the few buildings the developers did not push, as they did all over Perth. It is a beautiful building in a nice part of the city. I has been retained lucky for us. worth while to go and have a look.

Thank Ray T
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Reviewed 8 March 2018

Built in the mid 19th century by convict labour as the first secondary boys school in the Swan River Colony. With elements of Tudor style & modelled on St James Palace at Hampton Court & Eaton College in the UK. With much of the heritage...More

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Reviewed 24 December 2017

I would recommend if you are going to head to the Cloisters go to the City of Perth tour guides first, and go with a tour. They have some interesting history but not easy to uncover by oneself.

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Reviewed 18 April 2017

Good bit of historic buildings, but little in the way of context to understand why it has been retained

1  Thank Barry B
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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

The building is near our hotel and we have passed it each day. It is an interesting old building that sits right in front of a modern sky scraper that is also called The Cloisters. Glad to see that they have preserved one of the...More

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed 19 November 2016

It is an interesting old brick building with some history although there was little signage to describe what the history was. It is now essentially a place for various businesses and restaurants and apart from the history and that it is old an different it...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2016

Great location with history and atmosphere lots of place to eat and socialise, great pub on public transport route and free cat bus route.

Thank Linda D
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Very good place for lunch monday to friday. with quite a number of selection of fresh food. The dining area is bright with natural light. The only problem is there is no toilet for visitor. Nothing open on weekend.

Thank Veraveganz
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Reviewed 26 August 2016

The Cloisters Square is again it houses business. It is old but not as old as some places in the world. Australia isnt old at all.

Thank j0anne20
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Cloisters is one of perths oldest buildings that hasn't been destroyed. Just down the road from where the old army barracks were. Every Perth person should visit just once. Very much businesses and office workers

Thank Kitkat071
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