Domain Discovery: Shrine and Gardens Tour

Learn about the fascinating history behind the Shrine of Remembrance followed by a guided Explorer Bus ride through Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne ending with morning tea.

Explore more of Melbourne’s beautiful Domain Precinct on a Shrine of Remembrance tour followed by a ride on The Explorer bus through the magnificent Royal Botanic Gardens Melbourne to The Terrace for morning tea.

Discover the fascinating history of the Shrine, built in honour of the brave men and women who served in the First World War, while also serving as a place of remembrance for all wars since. Hear the stories behind this iconic memorial, from its architectural marvels to its contemplative spaces and exhibits on those who served our nation.

You’ll then be guided to an open-air electric bus where you’ll enjoy live commentary as you travel through the beautiful inner-city oasis of Melbourne Gardens. Admire rolling lawns and the stunning living collections on your way to The Terrace for your morning tea.

Celebrating 50 years of the Victorian Heritage Register 

Event dates

Event Details

Royal Botanic Gardens, Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne, Victoria


Entry fees:
Adults $ 60, Children $ 45, Concession $ 52
Prebooking required
Attendance limit:
Less than 50
Onsite facilities: