The Perth Mint, Perth

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#1 of 17 in Historic Sites in Perth
At the The Perth Mint, learn about Perth's historical importance to Australian gold mining. During a guided talk, hear stories about the 19th-century gold rush in Western Australia. Watch the heating of pure gold into liquid and then its transformation into a gold bar. See the most valuable gold coin in the world, the world's large collection of gold bars, and Australia's largest collection of gold nuggets. Plan to visit The Perth Mint during your Perth vacation using our convenient Perth trip itinerary maker website.
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  • Always an interesting place to visit especially for numistics. Beautiful historic building. Easy walk from city or catch number 2 Cat  more »
  • This was a pleasant surprise! An interesting history tour incorporating a great demonstration of gold pouring, and you get your hands on the gold:) A must see!  more »
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  • Best thing I did in Perth. Greg the guide was outstanding, hilarious and clearly loves his job! Absolutely the best value for money attraction I have ever been to! Loved all the coins and little bits inside. You can even make custom coins. They can print nearly anything you want on them. I would 100% recommend if you are in Perth to go on the tour and check it out.
  • Great place to learn about the origins of gold, the smelting process and history of the gold rush in Perth. The gold smelting demonstration was awesome. You can feel the heat the moment the melted gold is taken out. Our guide, Darren, was funny and kept us well entertained throughout the tour. A must stop over, and you get to see the largest gold coin in the world on display,and it is real!
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