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Hosier Lane

Address: Hosier Ln, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia (Melbourne CBD)
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Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour
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Ranked #18 of 175 Attractions in Melbourne
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Wollongong, Australia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015 NEW

Well worth a stroll to check out the street art on your way to lunch or dinner at one of the many eateries located in Hosier Lane and adjoining Flinders Lane.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015 NEW

tucked away lane covered inch by inch of graffiti art. some amazing pieces! all done by different artists so its a awesome mix of styles and subjects. LOVE IT

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Dublin, Ireland
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

Cool little area, graffiti everywhere, most amazing tapas restaurant called movida. Highly recommend

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

We mapped our visit out and found this one easily. We took lots of photo's especially with our son and daughter as they found the art very interesting.

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Brisbane, Australia
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58 reviews 58 reviews
33 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015 NEW

It's a great place to go to see graffiti art at its best. It is free and opposite federation square so easily accessible. Take your camera. You'll be amazed.

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63 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Hosier Lane Boasts some extravagant street art (graffiti). There are lanes and lanes of unbelievable art. I definitely recommend you check it out. Beware it smells like urine.

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

It's a novelty tourist attraction. Would recommend for those who want to catch a glimpse of graffiti talent at its best. It is right in the centre of the city and definitely worth a peek into as you pass it.

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

I had walked past Hosier Lane on a previous visit to Melbourne but never ventured into the lane itself. This time I did and I was not disappointed. It was truly a work of art! Bonus was that a group of bikers turned up so the photos of motorcycles against the graffiti were too good to pass up. Plus the... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Visited Hosier Lane after we were told it was great for photographs. They were right, it was full of visitors taking pictures.

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015 via mobile

I don't think you can fail to be impressed with some of the works down this street. The huge face on the back of one of the buildings is a really astonishing piece of work. It is a shame that there are tags over some of the pieces of art but we didn't let that spoil it for us. You... More 

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