Sign Up
Newsletter Signup
Free Fodor's Newsletter

Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.

Passport: Your weekly travel wrap-up
Today's Departure: Your daily dose of travel inspiration

Adelaide Sights

Adelaide Town Hall

  • 128 King William St. Map It
  • City Center
  • Government Building

Updated 01/15/2014

Fodor's Review

An imposing building constructed in 1863 in Renaissance style, the Town Hall was modeled after buildings in Genoa and Florence. Tours visit the Colonel Light Room, where objects used to map and plan Adelaide are exhibited, and there are frequently traveling art exhibitions. The balcony of the Town Hall is famous for the appearance of the Beatles in 1964, which attracted the venue's largest crowd to date: approximately 300,000 screaming fans. If the guards aren't busy,

they will show you around even when there isn't a tour scheduled.

Read More

Sight Information

Address:

128 King William St., Adelaide, South Australia, 5000, Australia

Map It

Phone:

08-8203–7203

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Mon.–Fri. 9–5; tours by appointment Mon. at 10 (excluding public holidays)

Updated 01/15/2014

Advertisement

Map View

Map of



What's Nearby

  • Hotels
  • Restaurants
  • Sights

See all sights in Adelaide

Add Your Own Review

When did you go?

Minimum 200 character count

How many stars would you give?

Experience

Ease

Value

Don't Miss

Advertisement