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Hobart Town Hall 150 Year Anniversary

An image of the organ, located in the ballroom at the Town Hall, with the words Hobart Town Hall 150 years 1866 - 2016 overlaid

The Hobart Town Hall turns 150

Hobart’s Town Hall turns 150 this year, and the City of Hobart celebrated with an open day on Sunday 25 September. Find out more about the rich history of Hobart's Town Hall here: History of the Town Hall.

Town Hall Time Capsule

We are putting together a time capsule to be opened on the 200th anniversary of the Town Hall in 2066. 

If you have a story or memento of the Town Hall you’d like to share with Hobartians 50 years from now, please register on the Your Say Hobart page. You can also share your story on the Town Hall Facebook page or drop into the Hobart Town Hall between 8.15 am and 5.15 pm.

To stay informed about anniversary celebrations follow the
Town Hall Facebook page.

Hobart Town Hall 150th Anniversary Design Award

The City of Hobart is seeking entries from Tasmanian Designers for a major commission to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Hobart Town Hall. Shortlisted designers will be invited to develop a concept for a three dimensional object to be displayed in a public exhibition at the Plimsoll Gallery in December 2016.

The winning concept will be offered a major 3D aquisitive design commission to the value of $20,000, and the piece will become part of the City of Hobart's permanent collection to be publicly displayed within the Town Hall.

Find out more here: Hobart Town Hall 150 Design Award

Book the Hobart Town Hall

If you would like to book the Hobart Town Hall for your event, you can find more information on the Town Hall booking page

Customer Service Centre

16 Elizabeth St, Hobart
Office Hours: Mon–Fri 8.15am–5.15pm
Telephone (03) 6238 2711
Email coh@hobartcity.com.au

Postal address

Town Hall, Macquarie St
GPO Box 503
Hobart Tasmania 7001