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The pride of UWA

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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Classic local landmark

It's certainly an icon with character, this 90 year old stone hallway. The beautiful majestic... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
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Mounts Bay Road | Uwa Campus, Perth, Western Australia 6005, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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

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

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.

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

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

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Built in the early 20th century & forming a key part of the planning & architectural style of Perth's first university Reflection pool in the front courtyard adds to it's sense of "majesty"

Thank Darrel J
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.

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.

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

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