Tower-bell instruments
in Asia and the Pacific Rim:
index by city name

Tower bell instruments, including traditional carillons, non-traditional carillons, chimes, etc., may be found in cities of Asia and the Pacific Rim region which have names beginning with the indicated letters:


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  1. For an explanation of the instrument-type tag at the end of each site link line, see the Instrument Type Abbreviations.
  2. If you do not find here a city (or instrument) which you think should be listed, then check the page of sites that are no more or the combined index to all sites for this region.


ADDINGTON                     : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Anglican Church of St.Mary the Virgin
ADELAIDE - STAU               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Augustine of Canterbury Church
ADELAIDE - STC                : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Church of St.Cuthbert (Anglican)
ADELAIDE - STF                : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Francis Xavier Cathedral
ADELAIDE - STP                : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Peter (Anglican)
ADELAIDE - TH                 : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Town Hall
ALBURY                        : AUSTRALIA    ring/chime
   St.Matthew's Church
ARMIDALE                      : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Peter's Cathedral (Anglican)
AUCKLAND - STM                : NEW ZEALAND  ring
   Church of St.Matthew-in-the-City
AUCKLAND - SV                 : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Chapel of Christ the King
   Selwyn Village
BALLARAT - STP                : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Peter's Anglican Church
BALLARAT - TH/1               : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Alfred Memorial Bells
   Town Hall
BALLARAT - TH/2               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Town Hall
BATHURST - A                  : AUSTRALIA    ring
   All Saints' Anglican Cathedral
BATHURST - WM                 : AUSTRALIA    trad
   War Memorial Carillon Tower
Beijing (Peking)              : China        great
   The Bell Tower (Zhong Lou)
BEIJING - 1                   : CHINA        coll
   Da Zhong Si (Big Bell Temple)
   Guzhong Bowuguan (Big Bell Museum)
BEIJING - 2                   : CHINA        hybrid
   Da Zhong Si (Big Bell Temple) Museum
Beijing (Peking)              : China        great #1
   "Yong Le"
   Da Zhong Si (Big Bell Temple) Museum
Beijing (Peking)              : China        great #2
   Da Zhong Si (Big Bell Temple) Museum
BENDIGO                       : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Paul
BOMBAY                        : INDIA
  *See:  MUMBAI               : INDIA
BRISBANE - STAL               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Andrew's Anglican Church
BRISBANE - STJ                : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of St.John (Anglican)
BUNBURY - STB                 : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Boniface Cathedral (Anglican)
BUNBURY - STP                 : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral of St.Patrick (RC)
BUNDABERG - CC                : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   Christ Church (Anglican)
BUNDABERG - STA               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Andrew's Church
     (Uniting; was Presbyterian)
BURWOOD                       : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
CALCUTTA (KOLKATA) - STJ      : INDIA        chime
   St.James Church (Jora Girja)
CALCUTTA (KOLKATA) - STM      : INDIA        chimola
   St.Mary's Mission
CAMDEN                        : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.John's Anglican Church
CANBERRA - A                  : AUSTRALIA    trad/great(2)
   The National Carillon
   Queen Elizabeth II Island
   (was Aspen Island)
   Lake Burley Griffin
CANBERRA - STA                : AUSTRALIA    chime
   The Presbyterian Church of St.Andrew
CANBERRA - STJ                : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Church of St.John the Baptist/Anglican
CASTLEREAGH                   : AUSTRALIA    ring/chime
   Castlereagh Wesleyan Chapel
CEBU                          : PHILIPPINES  chime
   Metropolitan Cathedral
CHIANG MAI                    : THAILAND     coll
   Wat Phra That Doi Suthap
   (Temple of Buddha Relics on Mt.Suthap)
CHRISTCHURCH                  : NEW ZEALAND  ring
   Cathedral Church of Christ
   (Christchurch Cathedral)
  *See also:  PAPANUI
COLABA                        : INDIA        chime
   Church of St. John the Evangelist (Anglican)
COLERAINE                     : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Holy Trinity Church (Anglican)
COLLIE                        : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   All Saints Church (Anglican)
Con Dao Island                : Viet Nam     great
Da Lat                        : Viet Nam     great
   Linh Phuoc Pagoda
DAEJEON (TAEJON)              : KOREA        trad/great(4)
   Daejeon Institute of Science
     and Technology
       (was Hyechon College)
Daejeon (Taejon)              : Korea        great
   Daejeon Institute of Science
     and Technology
DARLING POINT                 : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Church of St.Mark (Anglican)
DUNEDIN - F                   : NEW ZEALAND  ring/chime
   First Church of Otago
DUNEDIN - STM                 : NEW ZEALAND  tubular
   St.Matthew's Church
 [none known]
FENDALTON                     : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Barnabas Parish Church
FUKUOKA SHI                   : JAPAN        chime
   Entertainment Building
GAWLER                        : AUSTRALIA    chimola
   St.George's Anglican Church
GEELONG                       : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Church of St.Paul
GLEBE                         : AUSTRALIA
  *See:  SYDNEY - G
Gotenba City                : Japan        great
   Toki no Sumika Park
GOULBURN                      : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Saviour
HAIKI                         : JAPAN        chime
   Hirota Park
HAMILTON                      : NEW ZEALAND  ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Peter the Apostle
HAWKSBURN                     : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   St.Martin's Church (Anglican)
HIROSHIMA - U                 : JAPAN        chime
   University North Building
HIROSHIMA - W                 : JAPAN        chime
   Hiroshima Women's University
HOBART - HT                   : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church
   (was Holy Trinity Anglican Church)
HOBART - STD                  : AUSTRALIA    ring/chime
   Cathedral Church of St.David
HONG KONG - M                 : CHINA - HK   non-trad
   Methodist International Church
HONG KONG - STA               : CHINA - HK   tubular
   St.Andrew's Church (Anglican)
   Florence Mall
HONG KONG - STJ               : CHINA - HK   chime
   St.John's Anglican Cathedral
Lantau Island                 : HONG KONG    great
   Po Lin Monastery
HORNSBY                       : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   The Hornsby Water Clock -
     "Man, Time and the Environment"
Hwacheon-gun                  : Korea        great
   World Peace Park
INVERCARGILL - FP             : NEW ZEALAND  tubular
   First Presbyterian Church
INVERCARGILL - STP            : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Paul's Presbyterian Church
IPOH                          : MALAYSIA     chime
   Perak Turf Club
ITAMI                         : JAPAN        trad
   The Bells of Flanders
 [none known]
KASHIWA CITY                  : JAPAN        chime
   Shopping Center
KATSUSHIKA                    : JAPAN        chime
   Community Center
KIAMA                         : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Christ Church (Anglican)
KUCHING                       : MALAYSIA     chime
   St.Thomas Cathedral
Kunming                       : China        great
   Golden Temple
Kyongju                       : Korea        great
   Gyeongjiu National Museum
KYOTO                         : JAPAN        chime
   Doushisya Elementary School
   (Doshisha Primary School)
Kyoto                         : Japan        great
   Hoko-ji Monastery
Kyoto                         : Japan        great
   Chion-In Temple
Kyushu                        : Japan        great
   Rengein Tanjyoji Temple
LAUNCESTON                    : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Church of the Apostles (RC)
LEVIN                         : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Mary's Anglican Church
LISMORE - STA                 : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Andrew's Church
LISMORE - STC                 : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Carthage's Cathedral (RC)
LITHGOW                       : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Hoskins Memorial Church (Presb/Uniting)
LOS BANOS                     : PHILIPPINES  non-trad
   Rizal Centenary Carillon
   University of the Philippines Los Baños
LOWER HUTT                    : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.James Anglican Church
MADRAS (CHENNAI)              : INDIA        chime
   St.George's Cathedral
   (Church of South India; was Anglican)
MANDAUE                       : PHILIPPINES  non-trad
   North tower
   San Jose (St.Joseph) Church
MANDURAH                      : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Christ's Church (Anglican)
MANILA - QP                   : PHILIPPINES  chime
   Shrine of Our Lady Queen of Peace
   (Our Lady of EDSA)
MANILA - UST                  : PHILIPPINES  chime
   Martyrs' Monument
   (Santisimo Rosario Parish Church)
   University of Santo Tomas
MANUKA                        : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
MARRICKVILLE                  : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Clement's Anglican Church
MARYBOROUGH                   : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
MELBOURNE - BM                : AUSTRALIA    non-trad
   The Federation Bells
   Field of Bells
   Birrarung Marr (Park)
MELBOURNE - GPO               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   General Post Office
MELBOURNE - STB               : AUSTRALIA    chime/ring
   St.Bartholomew's Church (Anglican)
MELBOURNE - STJ               : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.James' Old Cathedral
MELBOURNE - STPAT             : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Patrick's Cathedral
MELBOURNE - STPC              : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Paul's Cathedral (Anglican)
MELBOURNE - STPI              : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Pius X Church (RC)
MELBOURNE - T                 : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.John's Anglican Church
MENANGLE                      : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.James' Anglican Church
MERIVALE                      : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Mary's Anglican Church
Mingum sull'Irravaddy         : Burma        great
   Buddhist temple
MIZUMAKI                      : JAPAN        chime
   Library access tower
MOSMAN PARK                   : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Chapel of St.Hilda of Whitby
   St.Hilda's Anglican School for Girls
MUMBAI (BOMBAY)               : INDIA        chime
   Rajabai Clock Tower
   University Library
   University of Mumbai
MURRURUNDI                    : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
NAGOYA                        : JAPAN        non-trad
Nanking                       : China        great #1
Nanking                       : China        great #2
NAPIER - MS                   : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Clive Square / Memorial Square
NAPIER - STJ                  : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Waiapu Anglican Cathedral of
     St.John the Evangelist
Nara                          : Japan         great
   To-dai-ji Temple
NELSON - AS                   : NEW ZEALAND  tubular
   All Saints Anglican Church
NELSON - CC                   : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Christ Church Cathedral
NEW PLYMOUTH                  : NEW ZEALAND  non-trad
   Mabel Kibby Memorial
   Marsland Hill Park
New Taipei City               : Taiwan       great
   Dharma Drum Mountain Monastery
NEWTOWN                       : AUSTRALIA    chimola
   St.Stephen's Anglican Church
Ninh Binh                     : Viet Nam     great #1
   Bai Dinh Spiritual Centre
Ninh Binh                     : Viet Nam     great #2
   Bai Dinh Spiritual Centre
OKEGAWA                       : JAPAN        chime
OMURA CITY                    : JAPAN        chime
   Koyo Schools
OOTACAMUND                    : INDIA        tubular
   St.Stephen's Church 
ORANGE                        : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Holy Trinity Anglican Church
OSAKA - M                     : JAPAN        chime
OSAKA - Mobile                : JAPAN        trad
   Traveling carillon
Osaka                         : Japan        great
   Shi-tenno-ji Temple
OYAMA                         : JAPAN        chime
   Clock tower
   Omoigawa Parking Lot
Pan-ay                        : Philippines  great
   St.Monica Church
PAPANUI                       : NEW ZEALAND  ring
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
PARRAMATTA - AS               : AUSTRALIA    ring
   All Saints' Anglican Church
PARRAMATTA - K                : AUSTRALIA    chime
   The King's School
PARRAMATTA - STJ              : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Cathedral of St.John (Anglican)
     (was St.John's Church)
PEKING                        : CHINA
  *See:  BEIJING              : CHINA
PERTH - S                     : AUSTRALIA    non-trad
   "Carillon City" shopping mall
PERTH - SC/1                  : AUSTRALIA    ring
   The Swan Bells
   The Bell Tower
PERTH - SC/2                  : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   Harrington chime
   The Bell Tower
PERTH - SC/3                  : AUSTRALIA    non-trad
   Top deck
   The Bell Tower
PERTH - SC/4                  : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   Durfee chime
   The Bell Tower
Perth                         : Australia    great
   Anzac Bell
   The Bell Tower
PERTH - STG                   : AUSTRALIA    ring/chime
   Cathedral Church of St.George
PERTH - STM                   : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Mary's Cathedral (RC)
PERTH                         : AUSTRALIA
  *See also:  MOSMAN PARK
Pingdingshan City             : China        great
   "Lucky Bell"
PONSONBY                      : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   All Saints Anglican Church
PROSPECT                      : AUSTRALIA
Pyong-Yang                    : Korea        great
   city center
QUEZON CITY - UPD             : PHILIPPINES  trad
   Carillon Tower
   University of the Philippines-Diliman
QUEZON CITY - G               : PHILIPPINES  chime
   Church of the Gesù
   Ateneo de Manila University
   Loyola Heights Campus
QUEZON CITY - LS              : PHILIPPINES  chime
   La Salle
RANDWICK                      : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.Jude's Anglican Church
Rangoon                       : Burma        great
   "Bell of Dhammazedi"
Rangoon                       : Burma        great
Rangoon                       : Burma        great
   "Maha Ganda" (Sweet Voice)
ROBINA                        : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Business Building
   Bond University
ROCKHAMPTON                   : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Paul's Cathedral (Anglican)
ROCKINGHAM                    : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Rockingham Centre (Civic Centre)
ROTTNEST ISLAND               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Holy Trinity Catholic Church
Saigon - ND                   : Viet Nam     great
   Notre Dame Cathedral
Saigon - TD                   : Viet Nam     great
   Tan Dinh Church
SAPPORO                       : JAPAN        chime
   Center building
SASEBO - HTB/1                : JAPAN        trad
   Carillon Symphonica
   Huis ten Bosch
SASEBO - HTB/2                : JAPAN        non-trad
   "City hall Gouda"
   Huis ten Bosch
SASEBO - HTB/3                : JAPAN        chime
   Huis ten Bosch
SASEBO - HTB/4 (Mobile)       : JAPAN        trad
   Self-propelled carillon
   Huis ten Bosch
SASEBO - HTB/5                : JAPAN        chime
   Tante Annie (confectionery)
   Huis ten Bosch
SEOUL - HL/1                  : KOREA        non-trad
   Hotel Lotte Leisure Park
SEOUL - HL/2                  : KOREA        non-trad
   Hotel Lotte Departmentstore
SEOUL - Y                     : KOREA        non-trad
   Youngdong Presbyterian Church
Seoul                         : Korea        great
   Buksoo Palace grounds
Seoul                         : Korea        great
   Chong-ro (ancient main central intersection)
Shanghai                      : China        great
   Customs House
SHIGARAKI                     : JAPAN        trad
   The Joy of Angels
   Shinji Shumeikai
   (esoteric school)
SHIMLA (SIMLA)                : INDIA        tubular
   Christ Church 
SINGAPORE - STA               : SINGAPORE    ring
   St.Andrew's Anglican Cathedral
SINGAPORE - TA                : SINGAPORE    non-trad
   Clock Tower
   Telok Ayer Market (Lau Pa Sat)
SINGLETON                     : AUSTRALIA    ring
   All Saints Church (Anglican)
SUVA                          : FIJI         tubular
   Holy Trinity Anglican Cathedral
Sydney                        : Australia    great
   General Post Office
SYDNEY - CC                   : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Christ Church, St.Laurence
SYDNEY - D                    : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   St.John Darlinghurst Anglican Church
SYDNEY - G                    : AUSTRALIA    chimola
   St.John Bishopthorpe Anglican Church
SYDNEY - L                    : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   Lindfield Uniting Church (formerly Methodist)
SYDNEY - Mobile               : AUSTRALIA    chime
   (Mobile trailer)
SYDNEY - SH                   : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   Summer Hill Church
   (St.Andrew's Anglican Church)
SYDNEY - STA                  : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Andrew (Anglican)
SYDNEY - STJ                  : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.James' Church (Queen's Square)
SYDNEY - STM                  : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Central tower
   St.Mary's Cathedral Basilica
SYDNEY - STP                  : AUSTRALIA    ring/chime
   St.Philip's Anglican Church
SYDNEY - U                    : AUSTRALIA    trad/great
   Main Building
   University of Sydney
Sydney                        : Australia    great
   General Post Office
SYDNEY                        : AUSTRALIA
  *See also:  BURWOOD
  *See also:  CASTLEREAGH
  *See also:  DARLING POINT
  *See also:  PARRAMATTA
  *See also:  RANDWICK
  *See also:  TURRAMURRA
TAEJON                        : KOREA
  *See:  DAEJEON              : KOREA
TIMARU                        : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Sacred Heart Basilica Church
TOKYO - N                     : JAPAN        non-trad
   Nihombasji Building
TOKYO - P                     : JAPAN        non-trad
   Peaceful Monument
   Railway Station
TOKYO - SWU                   : JAPAN        chime
   University Building One
   Showa Women's University
TOWNSVILLE                    : AUSTRALIA    chime
   Sacred Heart Cathedral
TUGUEGARAO CITY               : PHILIPPINES  chime
   Sto.Niño Shrine
TURRAMURRA                    : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.James Anglican Church
 [none known]
VAUCLUSE                      : AUSTRALIA    chime
   St.Michael's Anglican Church
WAGGA WAGGA                   : AUSTRALIA    ring
   St.John's Anglican Church
WAIWHETU                      : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Paul's Anglican Church
WANGANUI - M                  : NEW ZEALAND  chimola
   Whanganui Regional Museum
WANGANUI - QP                 : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   Queen's Park
WANGARATTA                    : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Cathedral Church of the Holy Trinity
WARWICK                       : AUSTRALIA    chime
WELLINGTON - STPA             : NEW ZEALAND  ring
   Cathedral Church of St.Paul
WELLINGTON - STPE             : NEW ZEALAND  chime
   St.Peter's Anglican Church
WELLINGTON - WM               : NEW ZEALAND  trad/great(5)
   National War Memorial Carillon
   National War Memorial
WOODEND                       : AUSTRALIA    tubular
   St.Mary's Church (Anglican)
Xi'an                         : China        great
   The Bell Tower
YAESU                         : JAPAN        non-trad
   Chuo Street near Railway Station
YATSU                         : JAPAN        chime
YONO CITY                     : JAPAN        chime
YORK                          : AUSTRALIA    ring
   Holy Trinity Church
 [none known]

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