Brisbane Sights

The Commissariat Store

  • 115 William St. Map It
  • City Center
  • Historic District/Site

Published 08/07/2014

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Convict-built in 1829 on the site of the city's original timber wharf, this was Brisbane's first stone building. It has served variously as a customs house, storehouse, and immigrants' shelter, and is currently the headquarters of the Royal Historical Society of Queensland. The RGSQ library and museum, open to visitors, hold exhibitions, historical documents, manuscripts, and artifacts dating back to Brisbane's early colonial days. Group tours of the museum are welcome.

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115 William St., Brisbane, Queensland, 4000, Australia

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Sight Details:

  • A$6
  • Tues.–Fri. 10–4

Published 08/07/2014


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