25Melbourne City Baths
Address: 420 - 438 Swanston Street Melbourne
Opening Hours: 12noon to 4pm - Saturday and Sunday
What's Open: Presented by the City of Melbourne.
Access the pool area and view the historic photographs around the walls on the first floor. Viewing the gym area is possible, as well as access to the small rooftop area for a look up at some of the adjacent buildings. A lift is in place to view some of the gym areas towards the rear and the aerobics floor.
Special Note: No photography in the pool area.
Frequency Of Tours: Continuous guided tours
Building Type: Sports Buildings Sports Facility
Year Built: 1860, 1903 - 04; 1980
Architect: JJ & EJ Clark; Kevin Greenhatch
& Associates in association with
Gunn Williams Fender (renovations, alterations and additions)
Tram Stops: Stop 7: Franklin Street and Swanston Street on routes 1, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 8, 16, 64, 67 and 72
One of the most distinctive Edwardian Baroque buildings in Melbourne by the noted Victorian architect, JJ Clark.
Included on either the Victorian Heritage Register, Heritage Council. Classified by the National Trust, Australia (Victoria) or included on the CIty of Melbourne Heritage Overlay
Good for Kids