Discover Melbourne - Past & Present

See the northern side of Melbourne, trendy hotspots of Carlton and Fitzroy, universities and great medical institutions, Royal Exhibition Building and the modern Melbourne Museum. The Museum explores life in Victoria, from the natural environment to the state's culture and history. Take a guided tour including the Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, which tells the story of the First People, as well as The Melbourne Story packed with icons of the past and present. Then, enjoy panoramic sightseeing through the northern areas where the chequered past and working-class origins of Fitzroy and Collingwood have given way to Australia's most dynamic creative hub. Discover the small, independent business culture at the forefront of Australian industry. Pass through Carlton, the Italian heart of Melbourne and home to the Royal Exhibition Building, as well as the University precinct.
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  • Duration

    4 hours

  • Price

    Adult from $139.99
    Children (12 & under) from $109.99


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Special Notes

Please wear comfortable flat-soled shoes, clothing suited to the weather conditions, a hat and jacket, plenty of biodegradable sunscreen and bring bottled water.
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