Footscray Town Hall
Architect: Joseph Plottel
City of Maribyrnong | M02
The Footscray Town Hall is the only known example of the American Romanesque style applied to a civic building in Victoria and was a most lavish building in a suburb emerging from the depression and still mainly built of weatherboard and corrugated iron. Its interior is a fine example of the Streamline Moderne style.
Need to Know
Open: Thursday 1 January 1pm-4pm & Thursday 1 January 10am-1pm
What's Open: Original heritage sections only, meeting rooms, council chambers, reception area, portico
Tour Type: M02
Tour Details: Tours Sat 1pm and 3pm. Sun 10am and 12pm, running for 40minutes, in groups of 40
Access: Pram accessible, Fully accessible
Building Type: Government
Year Built: 1936
Transport: Stop 64: Leeds St/Irving St on route 82.
61 Napier St, Footscray 3011, VIC