A really nice place to give a calm walk in the middle of Melbourne. Beautiful monuments sorrounded by green areas. The historic sense of the place makes the visit even better!
About Shrine of Remembrance
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The impressive Shrine of Remembrance is Victoria's war memorial. It sits at an elevation overlooking Melbourne. Its main entrance resembles that of a classical Greek edifice. The structure itself is worth visiting; the historical significance of the relics it holds is invaluable.
Visible from major city icons - Flinders St station, Fed Square etc as it was designed to be - you can take a tram or walk. 1.3 kms direct route from the above places. (Note - Shrine is outside the city free zone tram ride)....More
It was interesting to see (there are other ones in big cities in Australia) but nothing special. You can combine this place with Skydeck or Royal Botanic Gardens since they are quite close
Moving experience, thought provoking even on a warm summer afternoon, good to see all campaigns covered, including those which were previously controversial
This is certainly one event that everyone should experience. The mood, the lighting and silence throughout the service is especially moving. The shrine of remembrance is a short stroll past the gardens along St.Kilda Rd or if you prefer the tram it will place you...More