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Metro Tunnel HQ

125-133 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

Experience virtual reality goggles, motion-sensor video games, and archaeology discoveries more than 150 years old at Metro Tunnel HQ.

Located in the heart of the CBD, across the road from the Melbourne Town Hall on Swanston Street, the visitor centre is a great place to find out more about Victoria's biggest ever public transport project and how it will benefit Melbourne.

View an exciting collection of artefacts from the half a million discoveries so far from under Swanston Street. The largest archaeology digs in Victorian history offer a glimpse at the life of Melbourne in the 1800s.

Kids and historians alike will love learning about the story of these items. Discoveries are being made every day, so come back often to see what’s new in the archaeology cabinets.

They are also offering students of all ages to take part in the Metro Tunnel Education Program. The free sessions for schools involve in-depth learning about the Metro Tunnel and careers in infrastructure. Engaging activities in the dedicated learning centre are inspiring experiences for developing minds. Teachers can find out more and book on the Metro Tunnel website.

To learn more, visit the website.

Content: Metro Tunnel
  • Interactive centre
Opening hours:

From 26 Jun 2018 to 01 Jan 2026

  • Daily: 9:00am - 5:00pm
  • Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Sunday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
  • Actively welcomes people with access needs
  • Suitable for guests who have challenges with learning, communication, understanding and behaviour
  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times
  • Access and inclusion statement
Entry cost:

Free entry

125-133 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Victoria, 3000

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