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Address: 282 Collins St., Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Phone Number: 03 9654-5244
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Melbourne Lanes and Arcades Walking Tour

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Timeless elegance off Collins/Elizabeth Streets

I always enjoy stepping back in time when I enter this delightful, light-filled iconic and historic arcade. It encapsulates a by-gone era. So glad the Hopetoun Tea Rooms are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 2, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015 NEW

I always enjoy stepping back in time when I enter this delightful, light-filled iconic and historic arcade. It encapsulates a by-gone era. So glad the Hopetoun Tea Rooms are still there with their beautiful cakes in the window.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Nice architectual. if you are there, you should stay and watch Gog and Magog ring the bell for the time. Nothing great if you are not a fan of shopping.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

There is quite a complex of these arcades and each one has a distinct identity. Wandering in and out of the little Bictorian shops is varied and fun.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

After pounding the streets of Melb pop into the Block Arcade for a coffee or exotic chocolates and enjoy the beautiful architecture of this gorgeous city.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

I always love the iconic Block Arcade with its collection of unusual shops and with the giants, Gog and Magog telling their story. You never know what you'll find in there.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

Beautiful architecture and interesting quirky shops make this a wonderful way to wile away a couple of hours and you don't even have to spend any money - though it's more fun if you do!

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Daylesford, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 NEW

If you like to admire old buildings, this is a landmark must-see in Melbourne. The shops are quaint but modern. Sit in the hallway with your favorite java or chili chocolate and people watch, the best!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Beautiful inner-city Melbourne. Historical, quaint, regal. Melbourne shopping is all about the laneways and arcades. Block Arcade has great jewels, threads and even old-school pub (affectionately known as The Dick).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

A gorgeous old arcade full of quirky and interesting shops and eating places, right in the centre of the CBD.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

What a gorgeous arcade and what a fantastic variety of shops. This arcade is worth the visit just for the architecture and the atmosphere - just beautifully classical.

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