Palmerston North Clock Tower, Palmerston North

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Stand beneath Palmerston North Clock Tower and admire the Modernist structure that predominates over the downtown area of Palmerston North. Built in the 1950s according to a design by local engineer Ronald McMillan, the tower has grown over time; additional refurbishments completed in 2007 take it to a height of 30.5 m (100 ft) at its peak. The tower lights up at night in an array of colors, changing in an captivating, orchestrated display. Using our online itinerary creator, Palmerston North attractions like Palmerston North Clock Tower can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • They have spent a lot of money on the clock tower. The landscaping is great, but why waste money on the the clock tower. It is nothing much to look at. The clock tower for years had a cross on it. It ...  more »
  • The colours change every night and light up the square. It's a nice place to go during the day as well, as there are seats for lunch. 
  • If you are visiting Palmy you will most probably pass by the square. The clock tower is located centrally in the square. A very pleasant area during the day to walk around, even has a small duck pond....  more »