The Shrine of Remembrance is one of Melbourne’s most iconic landmarks honouring service and sacrifice in Victoria. Delve deeper into the Shrine’s fascinating history, and learn about the site’s layout, architecture and stories with a guided tour.
Popular with locals and travellers alike, find out for yourself what makes the Shrine a unique destination in Melbourne, and why it consistently ranks in the top 10 things to do in Victoria.
Start times: Every hour from 10am – 4pm (except 12 midday)
Duration: 45 minutes
To find out more, or to book a Shrine Tour please go to the Shrine website.
Service TypesCultural and Theme Tours
Disabled AssistanceDisabled access available
MembershipAustralian Museums and Galleries Association
AccreditationAustralian Tourism Accreditation
From $29 to $34
Immerse yourself as a professional guide takes you on a 75-minute journey into the fascinating stories behind the Shrine.
Take the road less travelled and gain unique insights in the Sanctuary, Crypt and Galleries. Savour the magnificent views of Melbourne and the memorial gardens from the Balcony.
The Shrine of Remembrance is one of Melbourne’s most iconic landmarks honouring service and sacrifice in Victoria.
Prince Henry, the Duke of Gloucester and son of King George V, officially opened the Shrine before a crowd of 300,000 people in November 1934.
Shrine Tour participants are invited to uncover the captivating narrative that draws together a compelling chronicle of this unique monument’s historical and cultural significance.
Disabled AccessFamily Friendly
From $59 to $64
The journey begins by delving into history with a Shrine Tour. Once the tour is completed participants can recharge with a tasty tiffin from Jardin Tan. Produced exclusively for Shrine Tour participants, the transportable tiffin contains gourmet treats encased in a stainless-steel tiffin, which can be enjoyed at the renowned Jardin Tan restaurant located close to the Shrine, or picnic style within the beautiful Royal Botanic Gardens. Tiffins can be collected from and returned to Jardin Tan, providing you with maximum flexibility.
Tour & a Tiffin options are available daily, with 24 hours notice. Tour start times: 11am & 12.45pm
Duration: 2 hours approximately