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Sydney Town Hall

Sydney Town Hall 483 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 2 9265 9189
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Sydney Town Hall is a working building and the home of the City of Sydney Council. More than 300 events are held in the building each year, including concerts, exhibitions and special events. Events that are publicly accessible can be found listed on the City's What's on website Tours of the Sydney Town Hall are conducted by the Friends of the Town Hall. To make enquiries regarding the tours and to check availability, please call the Town Hall in advance.
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Sydney Town Hall 483 George St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Central Business District
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+61 2 9265 9189
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Primary Proms concerts are held in September each year in the Sydney Town Hall. They are four concerts that feature NSW public primary school students. The combine choir is something to behold. All four night are wonderful. Apart from the Town Hall being a...More

Thank Emjmeakin
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Great place and very nice view Historical buildings very accessible location for travelers and plenty shop

Thank wilhyms
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

They're using the old Sydney Town Hall while the Opera Theatre is being rebuilt. The hall itself has been beautifully maintained but does lack in the toilet department. But it's star rises when the music starts. We attended a performance of THAIS and the sound...More

Thank bigvicSydney
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Steeped in history beginning in 1868, this place is central to civic life. There were some amazing stained glass windows as well as the famous clock, the Victorian vestibule, the grand organ with 9000 pipes and the stylish council chamber. Various plaques, memorial tabllets and...More

Thank Stella-Dot
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Came here for a Citizenship Ceremony. Beautiful old building. Staff were all friendly and helpful and everything was so easy. Jazz band playing Australian songs in the corner. The Sydney Mayor presided over a lovely ceremony followed by Champagne and Australian cakes and biscuits!

Thank Shootingstars R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

What a beautiful old building! The interior is exquisitely maintained and it features a large pipe organ and a massive chandelier. not sure if it is open to tourists as I visited for a private function, but it would be well worth a visit.

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

From the outside the Town Hall looks like it needs a good wash. Also too much construction going on right in front. It is right across for the Queen Victoria building which is a must see for any tourist!!

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Reviewed 9 July 2017

A fine looking Town Hall! And next time I'd like to go and see what it looks like on the inside, but it seemed busy with construction at the time and I had to choose between this and QVB. Well QVB won out this time,...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Sydney Town Hall is a icon of the city and is a true Sandstone Architectural magnificent. It is a lovely old building in the centre of the city. Queen Victoria Building is nearby and the Central Station is under the building. This is a significant...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Went there for a talk by Ben Mendelssohn as part of Sydney Film Festival and it was a treat. A pleasant bar area, a VIP section, loads of seating, a casual stage. Brilliant venue. Great benefit being close to victoria galleries which is packed with...More

Thank spiceylulu
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