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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
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Every visitor to Melbourne should find time to walk to the Shrine of Remembrance. It is a wonderful structure commemorating all those who fought for their country and gave their lives in war. The interior is wonderfully laid out and there are ex-servicemen who act...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank JamesBischoff
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It is one of the places in Melbourne we have not visited in all our previous trips until that is today. It is an amazing memorial to the part that Australian troops have played in wars around the globe particularly those from Victoria. The crypt...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank EdD836
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was walking through the area and heard an announcement for a presentation in the Shrine. It was very informative and the guide was extremely enthusiastic and the reenactment of the light passing the shrine. Definitely worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank JKozzie
Reviewed 2 days ago

Last post played whilst we were there. Great opportunity to pay our respects in what was a suitably impressive edifice. Interesting and informative displays in the crypt and lovely views over the city from the balcony.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank emmacowdrill
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a beautiful spot near the Botanical Gardens to peacefully remember Australian citizens who fell in service to their country. Beautiful views of the city add to the pleasure of being here.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank DONANDMAY
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely building in a very picturesque part of town. The gallery gives some great views over the city. It is well.worth a visit and spending an hour looking round the inside and out

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 496tonyj
Reviewed 3 days ago

The Shrine of Remembrance is definitely worth a visit.. The building and the space is very moving and humbling tribute to the many nations who have fought alongside Australia. Don't miss the crypt and the views from the roof!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank chrispO7079CN
Reviewed 3 days ago

If you have any interest in the military history of Australia then this place is for you. It is a mixture of museum and shrine providing lots of information and boards with background to conflicts and personal stories. There are lots of retired military types...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a quick look around. This is one of the best memorials to the fallen I gave been to. Well worth a visit. Excellent architecture. Great views

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Glitch33
Reviewed 3 days ago

Take time to just soak in why its there, and be energetic & take the stairs to the top viewing gallery, stunning views.

Date of experience: January 2019
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mohitt151
February 20, 2017|
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Response from Rob H | Reviewed this property |
Free to look around.
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December 12, 2016|
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Response from Murari T | Reviewed this property |
They are normally open on all days except Christmas day.
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July 10, 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.
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