9Queen Victoria Women's Centre
Address: 210 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Opening Hours: 10am to 4pm - Saturday and Sunday
What's Open: The former Queen Victoria Hospital Tower and perimeter fence are the last remaining remnants of a hospital complex that once occupied the entire block. Enter by the main doors on Lonsdale Street and see the former reception. Take the lift to the roof atrium to peek into the cupolas, then return down to see a former ward.
Frequency Of Tours: Self Guided Tours
Building Type: Work Places - Office
Year Built: 1848 as Melbourne Hospital, demolished, 1912 re-built
Architect: JJ and EJ Clark
Tram Stops: Stop 9: Lonsdale and Swanston Streets on routes 1, 3, 3a, 5, 6, 8, 16, 64, 67 and 72
The former hospital once occupied the entire city block.
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
Rooftop or Significant City Views