Museum of Brisbane

Clock Tower tour

Clock Tower tour

Clock Tower tours offer a ride in a beautiful, old, hand-operated lift, providing a bird’s-eye view of the city. The Clock Tower has been in operation since the opening of City Hall in 1930, and is 92 metres high with an observation platform at 76 metres, which people can walk out onto to absorb the unique view of Brisbane. Please note, the lift can only fit 8 students in it at one time and each tour takes 15 minutes.

Year levels All year levels
Group size 7 students can be accommodated in the original lift per tour. Students will be split into groups for this experience.
Duration 15 minutes per tour
Curriculum links HASS
 Please note This tour can only be booked within an education experience and will depend on class numbers.
Cost Free


To speak with our education team regarding possible offerings for your class please email or call 07 3339 0836.


Wheelchair access is available throughout Museum of Brisbane and City Hall. Please note that wheelchair access is not available for the Clock Tower. If additional assistance is required please contact Museum on 07 3339 0800 to make arrangements before you arrive.