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Government House

30 St. Georges Terrace, Adjacent to Supreme Court Gardens | Perth Cbd, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
+61 8 9429 9199
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Very interesting architecture

Government house has an interesting history and it's best left to be told by one of the local City... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Merilyn_S_12
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Darwin, Australia
Government House Open Days

they conduct yearly open days at Government House which is worth going to see. Its free to attend... read more

Reviewed 22 November 2017
Lozziewestaussie
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Perth, Australia
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30 St. Georges Terrace, Adjacent to Supreme Court Gardens | Perth Cbd, Perth, Western Australia 6000, Australia
Perth CBD
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Government house has an interesting history and it's best left to be told by one of the local City of Perth tour guides. You can't actually access the inside of Government House (unless you're invited), but you can take pictures.

Thank Merilyn_S_12
Reviewed 22 November 2017

they conduct yearly open days at Government House which is worth going to see. Its free to attend and view both inside and outside gardens

Thank Lozziewestaussie
Reviewed 16 November 2017

The garden is beautiful, some parts date from 19th century. Nice historic building, fine architecture, friendly guards.

Thank 113dora
Reviewed 6 November 2017

I am pretty sure you can walk the gardens on weekends between certain times, the gardens are massive and meticulous maintained, the Governor is in residence so access is not always available, a beautiful building, you can walk past on the Saint Georges Terrace side...More

Thank Dave1018
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Government House has spectacular gardens which are quite often open for viewing and indeed to eat your own lunch on the lawns or the many sitting areas. Any person interested in horticulture would enjoy a visit. The inside of Government House is probably what you...More

Thank tranzactnow
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This is typical of all Government buildings in that taxpayers pay for the construction and maintenance, but are restricted from accessing this building. Whilst there are tours and open days, these are few and far between. Considering how little activity the Governor does these days...More

Thank Emeritusprofessor
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The lovely historic building facade can be viewed from the street, and worth a stop on your downtown walk. Located close to the river and Elizabeth quay. Thanks for the vote if you found this review helpful.

Thank nilintentum_reliquit
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The government house is very large.It has beautiful gardens there.I would recommend to spent about 2-3 hours. You will need to bring a hat if sunny , good comfortable walking shoes and a camera

Thank Aisha C
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Set in beautiful gardens - still a working operation so did not seem to be a way to view the inside (security at the entrance) Woth a wander around and has pokestops and a gym in the grounds!

Thank zeldaron
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Visiting during an open day it was interesting to tour this building and learn about its history. Beautiful gardens.

Thank Janice L
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