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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  • Right in the middle of town, middle of the square , near the I-Site and across from the malls and all the shopping. Near the library and other sites. Has some statues around it and a nice park to rela...  more »
  • The park in the center of Palmerston North is nice, the Tower clock adds character. Very well maintained and lovely rose garden and statues.  more »
  • An excellent spot in the very centre of the city to meet, have a picnic or watch the world go by ! The information centre there is an awesome place to plan your trips through our region, the guys and ...  more »