Perth Mint

What to do in Perth

Perth is located on the west coast of Australia and is surround by nature and a city alive with life.
There are galleries and museums right next to beautiful parks and vineyards. There is enough to pass the time in the city if you happen to visit.

One of the highlights of the trip could be to visit a truly unique attraction to Perth being the Perth Mint.
Located at 310 Hay Street, East Perth, it is famous for being a global leader in precious metals such as gold, silver, platinum as well as collector coins.

They are located in their original building on the east side of the city and host multiple tourist attractions. Some of the attractions that are offered allows people to watch gold being poured in the melting house from the liquid version to the final solid bar. While there you can take a look at the world’s largest and most expensive gold coin, which is worth more than AU$60 million. Another portion of the tourist experience is the guided heritage walk where you can see the vault and the original melting house and then check out the gold exhibition, where you can gaze upon an amazing display of gold, silver and collector coins.

The Perth Mint gift shop boasts a range of jewellery, including pearls & brush pink diamonds. So you if are looking for that perfect gift for that special someone, you will be sure to find it here.

 

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