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Shrine of Remembrance Guided Tour
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Shrine of Remembrance Guided Tour
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Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne's most iconic landmark, where Victorians have been coming since 1934 to honour the service and sacrifice of Australian men and women in war and peacekeeping. Enter the Shrine and experience the quiet...more
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St. Kilda Road, Melbourne, Victoria 3001, Australia
+61 3 9661 8100
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This review is no different to the ones already registered. This is a must see in Melbourne. Plenty of parking and truly wonderful displays to view and take in. The walk around is spectacular and allows a visitor to spend time reading the history and...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank B3582WVsimond
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the great war Memorials we have seen on our trip around Oz. Only spent about 4 hours here due to time and definitely could have spent many more hours there. Some beautiful displays , stories and photos . Will be back to finish...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DarrylP344
Reviewed 5 days ago

The Australians have built something that does credit to those that died in the service of their country. They have placed it in an area where there is a lot of open space and the design has obviously been given a lot of thought. This...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TPB17
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were lucky enough to be here at 11am just 1 day short of the 100th anniversary of the end of WW1. Our guide said the place would've been inaccessible the next day due to commemorative events. Make sure you read about the 'hole' in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Steve P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was advised to have a look at this memorial. Not usually my scene but was impressed by some little touches. The construction includes a small opening whereby the daylight crosses a small internal area for 11 seconds on the 11 th day of the 11th...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mickljd
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

At first glance this is a beautiful piece of architecture. The inside was great as well displaying many of the Australian flags and paying tribute to Australia's heros. Plan to spend at least an hour their, especially in the downstairs portion. Make sure you go...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank bostonfamilydoc
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked to here and it’s sorth the trip. All the rememberance poppies where placed and it was lovely. The view of the city is quite something.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank vicky j
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every year in Anzac Day, there are rememberance day happens here. This is a building with lots of historical artifacts from the Gallipoli war. It’s a fantastic architectural building with multiple levels to view and see. Highly recommended for everyone to see. This place is...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank sezanur
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our family to the shrine today to teach them about the war and show their respects. Its such a wonderful building in our city. So educational inside seeing all the momentos and memorials and memories. Kids enjoyed it. Definitely worth going to.More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank shannanigin
ShrineMelb, Manager at Shrine of Remembrance, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thanks for the kind comments Shannon. Next time you are at the Shrine with the kids you could try some of the Shrine Kids cards, which give kids some background and activities to help them discover more about the Shrine. Depending on the age of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Shrine has more to offer than you would expect. Aside from the serenity of its surrounds and the views of the city (especially from its upper deck) and the fascinating war exhibition, there is also the laser light demonstration. This is the centrepiece of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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20 February 2017|
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Response from Rob H | Reviewed this property |
Free to look around.
13 December 2016|
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Response from Murari T | Reviewed this property |
They are normally open on all days except Christmas day.
10 July 2015|
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Response from greecefan57 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry although been to Israel, it was only on a day visit to Jerusalem and Bethlehem so don't know that area. However good luck with your walk.