Perth City Tour, Bell Tower & Video Game Museum

from $71.00

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The Bell Tower
Nostalgia Box - Video Game Museum
Hop-on Hop-off Perth and Kings Park Tour (48 Hours)

Experience the Best of Perth in one great value package combining three of our most popular sightseeing experiences. Jump on board the Hop-on Hop-off Bus to take in the best tourist attractions in Perth. Enjoy a tour of The Bell Tower, home of the Swan Bells and Australia's only video game museum, Nostalgia Box. 

 

The Bell Tower

Located overlooking the Swan River, The Bell Tower is home to the famous royal bells of St Martin-in-the-Fields, which chimed for James Cook as he departed on his voyage of discovery to Australia. It's unique design allows you to walk inside this giant musical instrument while the bells are pealing. Definitely one of Perth's must-see attractions!

Book The Bell Tower Experience to learn about the history of the bells and the Bell Tower and receive a souvenir bell chiming certificate. See the famous bells from St. Martins in the Fields London in all their glory and enjoy the interpretative displays documenting the history of the bells and the Bell Tower’s construction On level six - the Observation Deck, visitors can enjoy breathtaking views encompassing the Swan River, Kings Park, Elizabeth Quay, City of Perth and the Darling Range. This deck also boasts a 26 bell Carillon that plays several well-known tunes and national anthems for a mere gold coin. It is the first of its kind in the world.

Give your loved one a gift that truly signifies your everlasting love, a Love Lock. Love Locks' originated in China when couples chose to fix a padlock to chains on sections of the Great Wall. They had their names/initials inscribed on it and once locked, legend says that it symbolized their love was locked together and would last forever.

Love Locks are only $30.00 and you purchase these with The Bell Tower direct, cost includes engraving of two names and a date* and a beautiful folder so you can record the date and the moment that you locked your love together with that special person. Family members and close friends also use Love Locks to lock their relationship forever.

Lock your everlasting love in the heart of Perth at The Bell Tower - Home of the Swan Bells.

 

Tour departures:

10:30am - 2:30pm Monday - Saturday every half hour*


The Bell Tower Address: 

 Barrack Square Riverside Drive, Perth WA 6000

 

 

NOTE: *Please note that days and times are subject to change without notice. If you are planning a visit to hear our ancient bells or experience bell chiming, please contact The Bell Tower in advance to reconfirm our ringing times.

 

Nostalgia Box

A day at The Nostalgia Box promises new experiences, a loving trip down memory lane, and a crash-course in the history of gaming.

They showcase around 100 consoles from the 1970s through to the 2000s.  This is a great way to go behind the scene and uncover the ‘making’ of present-day consoles as you make your way through the museum reading the stories of each  console. You are sure to find most if not all consoles from your childhood as well as many you’ve never even heard of. 

 

Replay favourite childhood games and also old games that are new to you in the gaming area. They have all the classic games like Pong, Space Invaders, Super Mario Bros, Sonic the Hedgehog, Crash Bandicoot and many more.

 This is the perfect opportunity to share your childhood with your loved ones (show your children what it was like when you were their age), or simply relive it once more. Come join us for a unique experience today!


Highlights:
  • A loving trip down memory lane
  • Discover how the giant industry started
  • Read interesting stories of your favourite consoles
  • Replay classic games such as; Pong, Atari 2600, Super Mario Bros, Alex Kidd, Sonic the Hedgehog, Crash Bandicoot and many more!
  • Share your childhood with your loved ones or just relive it once more
  • Find adorable merchandise/souvenirs from the gift shop

 

Opening Hours:

 

10:30am - 5pm Monday to Sunday

Closed Wednesday and Public Holidays

 

Nostalgia Box Address: 

 Shop 3, 16 Aberdeen St, Perth WA 6000

 

 

Hop-on Hop-off Perth and Kings Park Tour (48 Hours)

Tour around Perth and Kings Park on an iconic open top bus. No other tour vehicle can offer such a birds eye view of the top attractions. Take great photographs from the top deck - no glass window to spoil the view!

If you stay on all the way round, the tour takes approximately 2 hrs to complete. Or you can use the hop on hop off facility and make a whole day of it! We have 2 buses on the tour so you are never more than an hour from the next one. We have a combination of buses, some with shade on the top deck, some with Air Conditioning downstairs. So whatever the weather, we are ready for you!

Tour Highlights:
  • Kings Park Botanic Gardens
  • Northbridge
  • Crown Perth
  • Elizabeth Quay
  • The WACA
  • The Bell Tower
  • The Perth Mint
  • The Swan River
  • Museum and Art Gallery of WA
  • Perth Town Hall
  • Watertown - discount shopping outlet
  • Perth City

Tour includes:

  • Expert commentary
  • Ride on an open top bus
  • Open 48 hour ticket

 

Tour Departs:

9:15am daily from Barrack Street Jett, Riverside drive. For more departure times please click here

Duration:  2 hours

NOTE:   Entry to attractions are not included in tour price