73131 - 141 Queen Street
Address: 131 Queen Street, Melbourne
Opening Hours: 10am to 4pm - Saturday and Sunday
What's Open: Take a tour up to the new roof garden and then back down to the first floor where the Open University boardroom and Juliet balcony will be open. The tour continues down a staircase to the ground floor and mezzanine to the Buddhist Temple on the foyer level where the Great Bookie Robbery took place. The tour includes a trip through the basement bar, showcasing paraphernalia on the robbery.
Frequency Of Tours: Every 10 minutes with 15 people per tour – note no wheelchair or pram access to roof garden
Building Type: Mixed Use
Year Built: 1896, extended and refurbished 1921, 1955, 1988, 1998, 2010 (roof garden)
Architect: Building - L. M. Perrott, Garden -Bent Architecture
Tram Stops: Stop 4: on routes 86 and 96
An inspiring example of retrofitting an Old building with Green Roof Technology.
City of Melbourne 1200 Buildings Program
Gardens in the Sky
Lines Expected, Arrive Early
Rooftop or Significant City Views