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Impressive Tuscany-style building on beautiful UWA campus

Winthrop Hall is located right at the center of the beautiful University of Western Australia... read more

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The pride of UWA

Postcard perfect gardens. Intricate sandstone, colourful stained glass and shiny organ pipes. Every... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
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Mounts Bay Road | Uwa Campus, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Winthrop Hall is located right at the center of the beautiful University of Western Australia campus. This building is perhaps the most prominent landmark of the UWA campus. With its "Campanile" (clocktower) it resembles prominent buildings in the Tuscany region in Italy such as the...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

Postcard perfect gardens. Intricate sandstone, colourful stained glass and shiny organ pipes. Every UWA graduate knows Winthrop Hall from undergraduate exams to graduation.Very few are aware of the dungeon beneath where desks and chairs are stored.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank christopherbT1068YU
Reviewed 14 September 2018

It's certainly an icon with character, this 90 year old stone hallway. The beautiful majestic structure is definitely the highlight of UWA and if you time it right you can see it from inside too, as various events are held during the year inside. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ian-Down-Under
Reviewed 29 August 2018

preety in the grounds of uwa. would i make a special trip here? no! close to kings park & expensive Nedlands

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nadia M
Reviewed 28 August 2018

This hall at the University of Western Australia reminds me of Italy with its long pool at the front - it has a regal air and you can feel the history of hundreds of scholars walking proudly to graduation.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sandy346
Reviewed 23 June 2018

The University's campus at Crawly is one of the most beautiful i the world. Oally mriginodeled on Stanford University in California by Alsop, the architect (he studied at Stanford), the old Spanish Mission styled buildings complement more recent additions, particularly the Reid Library, which is...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank John S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Many graduates of the University of Western Australia (UWA) will recall gazing at the ceiling of Winthrop Hall to alleviate boredom during graduation ceremonies. The Hall is named after John Winthrop Hackett, one of the most outspoken proponents of a University for WA. It is...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Very nice building and architecture, with well-maintained lawn in front of the building. Visited this place during summer break and it was empty. I'm sure during semesters, the lawn will be full of students lounging around while reading and hanging out with their friends.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Ruzana A
Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Went here as a graduation ceremony. Beautiful building with a fabulous atmosphere. Grounds of UWA ar well looked after and beautiful.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank KLndBP
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

This is a great piece of heritage which still is displayed in one of perths oldest universities. The location is directly across from the Swan River which adds to its majesty. The uni is used for many public events and features proudly as a easily...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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