Things to do at City Hall

Brisbane City Hall is a popular destination for visitors and residents looking for a unique cultural experience in the city.

Increased COVID-19 restrictions from 1am Tuesday 29 June 2021

Increased restrictions are in place for South East Queensland from 1am Tuesday 29 June. Find out more.

The Red Cross Café remains closed until further notice.

Check our Coronavirus: Council updates and impacts page for latest updates.

City Hall tour

Free guided tours are available inside City Hall at 10.30am, 11.30am and 1.30pm Tuesdays to Sundays. The tours are available on Mondays for school bookings only.

Bookings are essential. Visit Museum of Brisbane to book online or phone 07 3339 0845.

Clock Tower tour

Take a ride up to the iconic City Hall Clock Tower from 10.15am-4.45pm Tuesdays to Sundays. School bookings are available on Mondays. Entry is free, however, bookings are required. Visit the Museum of Brisbane website to book online, or phone 07 3339 0845.

The City Hall clock does not chime over the weekends at the request of local businesses, churches and hotels.

Museum of Brisbane

Museum of Brisbane showcases the living history of the city, examining how Brisbane and its people continue to change over time. It is located on Level 3 with spectacular views of the clock tower and copper dome. Find out what's on at the Museum of Brisbane.

50 Plus Centre

Located in the basement level of City Hall, the 50 Plus Centre offers a variety of low-cost activities to residents over 50 years of age. Find out more about membership and activities offered.

Cafes

City Hall has two cafes - the Shingle Inn and the Red Cross Cafe. 

Last updated: 29 June 2021