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Brisbane City Hall Tour

Discover the secrets of your heritage-listed City Hall building with a guided tour.

Discover one of Brisbane’s most culturally and historically significant landmarks on a tour of heritage-listed City Hall. The ‘People’s Place’ tells a rich tale of Brisbane’s past, due to its role as a place to celebrate, protest, mourn, take refuge and gather in times of war and peace.

A guided tour highlights many of these key moments, from its beginnings as a swampy waterhole, to the establishment of Brisbane’s first Council Chambers and City Hall’s operation as a respite centre during the Second World War, to its current iteration which includes Museum of Brisbane. Tours are tailored to each group according to age and interest areas.


A guided tour of City Hall including information about the significance of the building – its’ history and the people who are important in this story.

Tours can be tailored to respond to your learning outcomes.

  • Audience

    Foundation – Tertiary

  • Curriculum Areas

    Civics and Citizenship, Design and Technologies, Geography, History, Humanities and Social Sciences, Media Arts, Social and Community Studies, Tourism and Visual Arts

  • Fees

    Tour (20 students)
    $185 per tour

    Supervising adults

    *all fees are GST inclusive.

    MoB Learn Tour Offer

    Add a MoB Exhibition Tour on the same day for an additional $55.

  • Duration

    45 – 60 minutes

  • Options


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