Museum of Brisbane

Civics and Citizenship

Civics and Citizenship in City Hall

City Hall is the civic seat of the city and is home to the Lord Mayor and Deputy Mayor.

As a heritage-listed building, City Hall is unique in that it is also a busy and active working building with many civic activities on offer for the Brisbane community.

This experience includes a tour of City Hall and Council Chambers to ignite discussion on the role of local government and democratic decision making.

*The inclusion of Council Chambers must be requested upon booking, is subject to availability dependant on Council session times and requires a minimum of three weeks notice.

For bookings, please complete our MoB Learn booking form and email to our MoB Learn team at

Year levels Primary and Secondary
Group size 20 max. per activity, multiple groups option
Duration 45 – 60 minutes
Program type Excursion
Curriculum links Humanities and Social Sciences