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CBD Settlement to Marvellous Melbourne

Tour operated by: Melbourne Architours

Address: PO Box 265, Fairfield, Victoria 3078

Phone: 04 3038 9740  

Email: melb@architours.com.au
Web: architours.com.au

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Let Melbourne Architours unpack the settlement history of Melbourne through to the gold rush and boom time in the 1880s before the city's crashing descent towards the end of the 19th century.

On this tour, you will learn about the diverse colonial English town planning theory, reasons for adoption of architectural styles for various typologies, materiality and early construction methods, progress in the work of particular architects, natural and planned zoning, amongst others.

Tour pricing information (GST included)

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Adult concession

01/01/1431/12/14$27.50$37.50

Payment methods accepted

American Express  Cash Only  MasterCard  VISA Card 

Tour starting location

Melbourne City Centre

Mode of transport

  • Walk

Experiences

  • Walking

Facilities

  • Guide

Melbourne Architours are a group of local Melburnians who work, live and breathe architecture and design in this city.

Keen to share the knowledge and generate discussion about the built environment, they invite you on a walking tour with them to learn about Melbourne's evolution through its building fabric.

Come and join the city tour or inner urban tours, followed by a caffeine pit stop or beer at the bar to dissect the good and the bad about the city and its architecture.

Customised tours are available on request please email Melbourne Architours your interest.

Melbourne Architours past custom tours have included engineers, high schools, government departments, marketing companies, tourism agencies and art curators.

Enjoy a customised route specific to your area of interest.

Gift vouchers are available, please contact Melbourne Architours to organise one for a friend or family.

How to get here

Melbourne

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