Melbourne Free Walking Tour

Tour information

The Melbourne Free Tour is a three hour walking tour around one of the most culturally captivating cities in the world. Follow the story of Melbourne from European settlement right through to modern times and get an insiders guide to the laneways, arcades and street art scene! The tour guides are committed to providing everyone with an incredible tour. Discover the stories that shaped Melbourne, the comtemporary culture and local hotspots.

This tour includes:

Shrine of Remembrance- Block Arcade — St. Patrick's Cathedral — St. Paul's Cathedral — Lygon Street — Royal Exhibition Building — Melbourne Town Hall

Traveler Reviews

  • “Wonderful, free walking tour of Melbourne”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on April 19, 2016

    My guide's name was Charlotte, she was so amazing.She was young and very enthusiastic about giving the tour and telling us very interesting history facts and cool places to visit along the way. She…

  • “A good start if you want to understand Melbourne”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on April6, 2016

    The guy (Desmond) that lead the tour are friendly but the only things I hope they can improve is that to add on a bit of time for the tourists to take some photo at some of the place where they lead…

  • “strongly suggested”
    Rating: 5 Reviewed on April5, 2016

    I like free tour and my guide Matthew. He is nice funny and speak very clearly not like other AUS guide sometimes speak too fast which I can not follow. The routine is well designed and let me know…

On arrival

In front of the State Library, at the statue of Sir Redmond Barry. Just look out for the Bright Green Free Tour T-shirt.

Things to note

Bring sunscreen and hats for sunny summer days and umbrellas if it looks like rain.

Working days

Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
From 10:30 to 13:30
State Library
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