Shrine Of Remembrance: Guided Tours - Melbourne

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Tour Information

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  • Duration: 1 Hrs 15 Mins
  • Language:
    English
  • Departure Details :
    Shrine of Remembrance, Visitor Centre
  • Return Details :
    Returns to original departure point
  • Cancellation Policy :
    Cancel up to 2 days in advance for a full refund

Overview

Join an expertguide on this 75-minute tour and delve deeper intoa compelling narrative. Uncover some of the fascinating stories and historical controversies associated with this beautiful building with a soul. You will learn more about the stunning must-see highlightsof the Shrine, including the Sanctuary, poignant Galleries and take in the magnificent views of Melbourne and the memorial gardens from the Balcony. As youare led through this uniquesite, the buildingslowly reveals its secrets uncovering some awe-inspiring, but less well-known insights into this iconic landmark. Throughoutthe tour, your professional guide willweave a captivating narrative that draws together the strands of history and personal experiences into a compelling chroniclethat will makeyour Shrine Tour experience truly memorable.

Know More about this tour

Meet your Tour Guide at the Shrine's Visitor Centreinformation deskat your nominated tour time.

Your tour will begin and finish in the Shrine Visitors Centreandinclude:

  • The Garden Courtyard with lesser known views of the Shrines North-Western corner
  • Explanation ofthe distinctive architectural features, statues, poignant inscriptions and building design from the Western steps
  • The history surrounding theSouthern steps of the Shrine, uncoveringthesignificance of this vantage point often overlooked bycasual visitors to the Shrine.
  • A visit to theSanctuary via the grand bronze doors to experience the Ray of Light Ceremony
  • Stunning views of the memorial gardens, the City of Melbourne and surrounds from the Balcony
  • TheShrine's Crypt to understandmore about the many years of historyencapsulated inthis small space
  • A tourof the Galleries to learn some of the astoundingacts of valour, fascinating personal histories and artefacts on display.
  • A visit to the interactive Peace Walldisplay before your tour concludes back at the Shrine Visitor Centre.

Inclusions

  • Small-group tour
  • All tour participants receive a 10% discount when making purchases from the Shrine Gift Shop.
  • All taxes, fees and handling charges
  • Professional guide

Exclusions

  • The Shrine does not have a cafe onsite, however cool drinks are available to purchase from the Shrine's Gift Shop
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Transportation to/from attractions
  • Snacks (available for purchase)
  • Non-alcoholic beverages (available for purchase)

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Shrine is wheelchair accessible except for the Balcony area.

Shrine tours are not suited to people with mobility issues, wheelchairs, walking frames, or reliant on crutches.

Shrine tours involve a moderate amount of walking including a large number of stairs.

Shrine tour participants are requested to dress comfortably, yet respectfully. Comfortable, respectful clothing with a hat

Walking shoes and a hat during the warmer months as some of the tour takes in some of the Shrine's exterior. Please note, as a sign of respect, hats should be removed in the Sanctuary.

Closed Good Friday and Christmas Day