High Court interior

High Court of Australia

See Australia's Constitutional court and highest court of appeal in a stunning building by Lake Burley Griffin in the Parliamentary Zone.

Visit the court's three courtrooms and see the impressive artworks depicting the development of the Australian nation and its constitution.

High Court Guides will assist you to appreciate the symbolism and functionality of this extraordinary building. Sitting courts are open to the public.

The High Court-National Gallery precinct is on the National Heritage List for the outstanding design of its late twentieth century civic buildings, and cohesive landscape setting.

DETAILS

OPENING HOURS

Weekdays: 9.45 am - 4.30 pm; Sundays: noon - 4.00pm; Closed Saturdays and all public holidays

ENTRY COSTS

Free

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TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER RATING

Ranked #18 of 197 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor

AWARDS

Certificate of Excellence 2016

TRIPADVISOR TRAVELLER REVIEWS

Very Interesting

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Well worth while visiting the High Court when in Canberra. If you are lucky you can see the court in action. We enjoyed the information supplied by the guides. Go See,

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architecutural treasure

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we visited the gallery and the portrait gallery while in this area and found that the High Court was as interesting as the other two great buildings. the artwork in the foyer was fascinating and the...

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Great architecture.

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The use of space is wonderful. Helpful staff. The building is over 30 years old but the architecture is a modern as ever.

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FEATURES

  • Coach Parking
  • Non Smoking Establishment
  • Parents Room
  • Pet Friendly - Enquire
  • Picnic Area
  • Public Toilet