The most popular tour at Melbourne Architours will take in the effect of the international architecture scene within a local context, from the Chicago-esque warehouses just after the turn of the century, to the streamlined moderne movement that infiltrated commercial and retail buildings across the city centre.
Within this, you will look into the construction technique as new building materials were used, the finer details of facades and trims, and understand the broader social and cultural implications during the interwar period.
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Tour starting location
Melbourne city centre
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.
Please contact Melbourne Architours during these times if you require further information.
Monday to Friday
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