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Address: Ann & Adelaide Sts | King George Square, Brisbane, Queensland 4000, Australia
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+61 7 3403 8888
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Brisbane's most famous landmark features the circular Concert Hall, a...

Brisbane's most famous landmark features the circular Concert Hall, a world-famous grand piano organ and a majestic view from the clock tower.

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The museum and visit to the city hall was a real experience. The museum and history of Brisbane was very interesting and well presented. This was particularly so at 100DNA part of... read more

Reviewed February 6, 2017
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London, United Kingdom
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63 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed February 6, 2017

The museum and visit to the city hall was a real experience. The museum and history of Brisbane was very interesting and well presented. This was particularly so at 100DNA part of museum. As we were with some Australian friends one of which has a parent that was responsible for maintenance of clock it had a special meaning. The views... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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504 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 229 helpful votes
Reviewed February 4, 2017

This is a lovely building and certainly worth a visit. I think it has had a makeover in recent times......and has been very nicely done. At King George Square......and FREE!

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Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 407 helpful votes
Reviewed February 3, 2017

The City Hall is a beautifully restored building. There were posters in the lobby that described the restoration - which were interesting to read. The final result is beautiful. You can take a tour of the City Hall - but you need to register in advance via their website. Also you can go up into the Bell Tower. Note -... More 

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Scotland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed February 2, 2017

My five stars are for the free museum with its world-class exhibit about the people who make Brisbane - "100 people, 1% of the population each" theme - their stories, interviews, and lots of interactive stuff to keep all entertained and educated. Also great history themes - floods, fires, convicts etc.

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Yucaipa, California
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5 reviews
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Reviewed February 2, 2017

It's very much recommended to visit this place. It's free. Very friendly and knowlegable guide. Beautiful architecture outside and inside. Beautiful view from the top of the building. Lot's of history.

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Brisbane, Australia
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44 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed February 1, 2017

Stooped in history but the renovations are amazing. Right in the center of Brisbane this magnificient old building has so many stories to tell. It has recently been fully renovated and is a wonderful place to visit.

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 191 helpful votes
Reviewed January 31, 2017

A stunning piece of architecture right in the heart of the city. Its been beautifully restored and is well worth a visit. On this occasion we didn't get to go in but enjoyed its beauty from the outside while on our way to see Anzac Square. Great for a photo stop.

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Brisbane, Australia
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23 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2017

This is a great hot day or rainy day tour,(you might Have to or we book a rainy day in Queensland as we don't get too many) This place is very close to the Queen street mall and opposite a quaint old church and next too the church if your looking from the city hall steps is the first Hi... More 

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Bilgola, Australia
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed January 26, 2017

Beautiful piece of history here was closed when i saw it at night but just looking in the windows was fabulous would go in next time in Brisbane

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Brisbane, Australia
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60 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2017

The City Hall has recently restored to its former glory making it a fantastic place to visit for the locals and overseas visitors. Tues it has free concerts for seniors other times paid concerts and talks. Lovely restaurant coffee shop to sit in a feel of luxury. Guided tours telling the history of the place and exhibitions, a very interesting... More 

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