History Tours

150 Years : South Melbourne Market

Guided Historical Tours

To celebrate our 150th anniversary, we’re offering monthly guided historical tours. Join us on a journey around South Melbourne Market and surrounding streets, buildings and landscapes to find out more about the last 150 years.South Melbourne Market Guided Historical Tours

As we travel through time (figuratively!), you’ll be immersed in the atmosphere of a busy marketplace and discover old and new sights. Tours will be guided by Kay Rowan and Tobias Nash, local historians.

Tickets are just $10 per person. Book now.


Self-guided Historical Tours

For those wanting to tour in their own time, the Market has self-guided history tour brochures so you can find out about the rich history of the Market and surrounding streets and buildings at your own pace.

Available every Market day (Wed, Fri, Sat & Sun).

Pick up a map at the Market Office, next to the lift and you’ll be on your way. Or you can download the map here.