Sights & Attractions in Melbourne


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Name Category Location
The Arts Centre
Melbourne's most important cultural landmark is...
Arts / Performance Venues City Center
Athenaeum Theatre and Library
The first talking picture show in Australia was...
Libraries City Center
Block Arcade
Melbourne's most elegant 19th-century shopping...
Stores / Malls City Center
Cook's Cottage
Once the on-leave residence of the Pacific...
Memorials / Monuments City Center
Eureka Skydeck 88
Named after the goldfields uprising of 1854, the...
Viewpoints City Center
Federation Square
Encompassing a whole city block, the bold,...
Squares City Center
Fitzroy Gardens
This 65-acre expanse of European trees, manicured...
Parks City Center
Flinders Street Station
Much more than just a train station, the term...
Transportation Sites City Center
The Hotel Windsor
Not just a grand hotel, the Windsor is home to...
Hotels City Center
King's Domain Gardens
This expansive stretch of parkland includes Queen...
Gardens / Arboretums City Center
National Gallery of Victoria International
This massive, moat-encircled,...
Museums / Galleries City Center
Old Melbourne Gaol Crime and Justice Experience
This bluestone building, the city's first...
Museums / Galleries, Jails City Center
Parliament House
Dating from 1856, this august stone building was...
Government Buildings City Center
Royal Arcade
Opened in 1870, this is the country's oldest...
Public Art (Mural / Sculpture / Statue) City Center
SEA LIFE Melbourne Aquarium
Become part of the action as you stroll through a...
Zoos / Aquariums City Center
On the river's edge next to the Arts Center, the...
Promenades / Boardwalks City Center
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Construction of the Gothic Revival building...
Religious Sites City Center
St. Paul's Cathedral
This 1892 headquarters of Melbourne's Anglican...
Religious Sites City Center
State Library of Victoria
On a rise behind lawns and heroic statuary, this...
Libraries City Center
Young and Jackson's Hotel
Pubs are not generally known for their artwork,...
Hotels City Center


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