Come to the inner sanctum of the Melbourne Cricket Ground and discover what makes Australia such a great sporting country on the MCG Tour.
Ever wanted to see behind the scenes at the mighty 'G? Experience an unforgettable MCG Tour with access all areas including player change rooms, the Ron Casey Media Centre, member only areas of the Melbourne Cricket Club such as the Long Room and a walk on the hallowed arena. You will walk in the steps of great sporting legends.
The MCG Tour gives the visitor the opportunity to relive their great sporting memories through a comprehensive tour of this marvellous stadium. The tour takes approximately 75 minutes and departs regularly at 10am everyday.
While at the Melbourne Cricket Ground, check out The National Sports Museum. Located at the home of sport in Australia, it has heaps of interactive games where you can test your sports skills and challenge your friends. Such as Game On, which includes 'run out the batsman' and 'kick for goal'. You can even make yourself a front page headline at the Herald Sun Sports Desk!
Please contact the Melbourne Cricket Ground or National Sports Museum for further information or view their website.
Price & booking
Tour pricing information (GST included)
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Two adults and up to four children
Child under five are complimentary.
Cancellation and booking policy
MCG Tours depart regularly between 10am and 3pm on non-event days and will take approximately 75 minutes. Tours are subject to availability and if your preferred tour departure time is fully booked, you will be offered the next available tour departure. Event day departures vary and staff recommend you confirm in advance, scheduled timings. Advance group bookings are essential.
Days of operation
Melbourne Cricket Ground, MCG Tours run daily except Melbourne Cricket Ground event days.
Departure details: 01/12/12 - 31/03/14
Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri/Sat/Sun: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Tour starting location
Melbourne Cricket Ground, MCG Tour
The Ponsford Stand
City Terrance - Melbourne's Skyline
Cricket Victoria Bill Lawry Centre
Walk on the arena
Finish at the National Sports Museum
- Car park
- Checkin Desk
- Public Transport
- Waiting Area
Melbourne Cricket Ground, MCG Tours accommodate individuals and groups of all access abilities. Lift access is available between all levels of the Melbourne Cricket Ground. MCG Tour participates in the Carer Card Program offering free of charge access to carers. It is always recommended to contact them in advance to arrange any special access requirements.
Additional business information
Education and School Groups
The National Sports Museum and MCG Tours has a dedicated education team providing a range of VELS curriculum based programs to help maximise student learning opportunities. Bookings are essential. More information is available at the website, or phone for details.
The National Sports Museum and MCG Tours have special lunch packages available for seniors groups. Advanced bookings are required. More information is availble at the website, or phone for details.
After hours MCG Tours are available to groups booking corporate functions and events with Epicure catering at the MCG. For information and availablity contact Epicure Catering by phone or email.
Come to the inner sanctum of the Melbourne Cricket Ground and discover what makes Australia such a great sporting country.
Ever wanted to see behind the scenes at the mighty 'G? Experience an unforgettable MCG Tour with access all areas including player change rooms, the Ron Casey Media Centre, member only areas of the Melbourne Cricket Club such as the Long Room and a walk on the hallowed arena. Walk in the steps of great sporting legends.
The National Sports Museum is located at the home of sport in Australia, accessible by multiple transport options (trams 48, 70 and 75, train to Richmond or Jolimont Stations and the Melbourne City Tourist Shuttle) or just a short walk from Melbourne's city centre.
Check out an amazing 3D hologram of Shane Warne sharing stories about his sporting career as well as over 3500 objects on display across 3000 square metres of world-class galleries.
Test your sports skills and challenge your friends with heaps of interactive games in Game On including run out the batsman and kick for goal. You can even make yourself a front page headline at the Herald Sun Sports Desk!
After all this activity, the Paddock Cafe is the perfect place to recharge and enjoy the atmosphere of Australia's most iconic stadium with view of the arena, a coffee and a bite to eat. Before heading off, pick up a memento of your visit to the home of sport at the Melbourne Cricket Ground Superstore.
The Melbourne Cricket Ground Superstore you can choose from a great range of exclusive Melbourne Cricket Ground and National Sports Museum merchandise along with all heaps of official cricket and Australian Football League supporter gear and more!
A visit to the Melbourne Cricket Ground and the National Sports Museum is a perfect family outing!
In the case of an MCG Event Day please visit the National Sports Museum website for opening hours.
Daily (except MCG Event Days)
MCG Tours depart every 30 minutes until 3pm.
National Sports Museum at the MCG is open. Last admission is at 4pm.
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