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The Perth Mint

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The Perth Mint Gold Exhibition has recently undergone a major renovation to upgrade the visitor experience. One of Western Australia's leading tourist attractions, The Perth Mint offers a unique combination of activities, exhibitions and...more
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Cbd 310 Hay St | East Perth, Perth, Western Australia 6004, Australia
East Perth
+61 8 9421 7376
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Reviewed yesterday

a great place to see how the gold economy works. see gold being poured. only worth going if you are going to do the tour.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank comeonletsgo07
Reviewed yesterday

It has been awhile since I went on this tour, however I remember that it starts with the fascinating architecture brief outside which culminates in the very enjoyable and interesting talk and demonstration of melting down gold. Very much worth a visit. There is also...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank annaholmes61
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The mint is certainly an excellent way of learning about the WA gold rush and the history of the building itself is quite fascinating. The guided tour is around $20 and for me worth the price. The guide was well versed in the history and...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 876russellc
Reviewed 4 days ago

Particularly good if you want to learn more about the history of Australia and its natural resources- right up to the present day. Interesting and informative for all ages. Highly recommend a visit to The Perth Mint.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jan B
Reviewed 5 days ago

We purchased tickets to go on a guided tour. Not expensive and well worth the price. A lot of history about gold discovery in WA and the development as a currency. We also looked at the items for purchase both for souverniers and jewellery. A...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ronald R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I highly recommend this place we had a great time listening to a great tour guide. We watched him pour gold in

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank RobertC56
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a wonderful place to visit, we had a great day and the kids learned a lot, so much to look at. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Lynne R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Mint recently, it’s probably been 10 years since I last there. I was a little disappointed as I thought the standard has dropped, the admission prices, especially per adult is too much for what you get, the guided tour is so very...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Janelle S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a very good informative tour of the Perth Mint with a guide. Were a little early for the tour and had a nice snack with coffee in the small cafeteria sitting outside. Recommend

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank deanfeltham
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was an interesting find that was a good informative history of gold & coin making. There was plenty to see just looking around but the tour was the real gem . It was informative and our guide was relaxed and presented well. The tour...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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24 November 2017|
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Response from celiao603 | Reviewed this property |
Get there early to book tour. We missed out on a the first one and had to fill in an hour before next booking. It's popular!
23 September 2016|
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Response from Cassie T | Reviewed this property |
If you are interested in the inner workings of a Mint. There is an entry cost. For cheaper things to do, look up Perth Walking Tour or visit Claisebrooke Cove
Karen T
21 August 2016|
Response from GoldCorp | Property representative |
Hi there, we sell coin watches in our shop and we do on our website (Although this service is temporarily unavailable due to a website upgrade. We are hoping the watches will be back on line by the end of the week). We... More