The Albury CBD Historic Building Walking Tour takes you back a hundred years or so into the region’s social, political and economic past. Take a walk around the 19th and 20th century buildings on Dean Street between Kiewa and Olive Streets. The Post Office, Court House and Telegraph Office, the Colonial Mutual Life Building, and the old Farmers and Graziers Woolstore on Smollett Street.
Download the free Albury CBD Historic Building Walking Tour app which gives you information on 21 landmarks along Smollett and Dean Streets. Silver bollards mark the tour stopping points and when you approach each site, you will be prompted to listen to audio and scroll through a selection of historic photographs.
The full tour takes around an hour and a half, but you can stop off at any one of the great cafés in the area to refuel.
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The tour showcases 21 sites spread over 13 locations along Albury’s Smollett and Dean Streets. It’s the perfect way to experience Albury’s beautiful Central Business District (CBD) in the context of the rich, pioneering history. Included on the tour are stops at the Albury Railway Station, Botanic Gardens, Beehive Buildings and the former Waterstreet’s Hotel.
Silver bollards mark the stopping points along the tour, and a brief description of each individual landmark is provided. When you approach each site, you will be prompted to listen to audio and scroll through a selection of historic photographs.
A hard copy of the tour (including a CBD map and landmark descriptions) is available from the Albury and Wodonga Visitor Information Centres.
The Albury CBD Historic Building Walking Tour is a free downloadable app. The Albury Visitor Information Centre has free WiFi for use should you need.