Best landmarks in Melbourne

Check out the top landmarks in Melbourne, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. State Library of Victoria

1. State Library of Victoria

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72 local reviews
328 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 8664 7000
Establishment
Demetry
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of …
Terry
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of …
Anj
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of …
1. State Library of Victoria

1. State Library of Victoria

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72 local reviews
328 Swanston Street, Melbourne
Open now
(03) 8664 7000
Demetry
Demetry
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of the city’s most beautiful heri…
Terry
Terry
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of the city’s most beautiful heri…
Anj
Anj
A Melbourne landmark and cultural icon, the State Library is a magnificent 19th-century building with some of the city’s most beautiful heri…
2. Federation Square

2. Federation Square

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146 local reviews
Swanston Street, Melbourne
(03) 9655 1900
Establishment
Matt
Love it? Hate it? I love it. A great example of a modern city square, I think in complete harmony with it's (l…
Quentin
Somewhere to celebrate, protest, watch major sporting events or hang out on its deckchairs. Occupying a promin…
Ken
A lot of things happening here from LIVE Concert, Exhibitions, Fireworks, also close to other landmark such as…
2. Federation Square

2. Federation Square

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146 local reviews
Swanston Street, Melbourne
(03) 9655 1900
Matt
Matt
Love it? Hate it? I love it. A great example of a modern city square, I think in complete harmony with it's (landmark) surroundings. See wha…
Quentin
Quentin
Somewhere to celebrate, protest, watch major sporting events or hang out on its deckchairs. Occupying a prominent city block, 'Fed Square’ i…
Ken
Ken
A lot of things happening here from LIVE Concert, Exhibitions, Fireworks, also close to other landmark such as the Cathedral, Flinders Stati…
3. Luna Park

3. Luna Park

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82 local reviews
18 Lower Esplanade, St Kilda
Open now
(03) 9525 5033
Establishment
Nikki
Historic fun park with St Kilda's landmark face! Worth a look.
sue + ian
Iconic St Kilda landmark. Hire bikes outside
Joanne
Iconic landmark in Australia! This is an old-fashioned fun park with roller coaster ride.
3. Luna Park

3. Luna Park

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82 local reviews
18 Lower Esplanade, St Kilda
Open now
(03) 9525 5033
Nikki
Nikki
Historic fun park with St Kilda's landmark face! Worth a look.
sue + ian
sue + ian
Iconic St Kilda landmark. Hire bikes outside
Joanne
Joanne
Iconic landmark in Australia! This is an old-fashioned fun park with roller coaster ride.
4. Builders Arms

4. Builders Arms

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21 local reviews
211 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
Open now
(03) 9419 0818
Establishment
Peter
Landmark 1853 pub housing a bistro for daily specials and a chic room for Modern Australian food.
Sofia
A landmark on Gertrude Street that offers bistro dining in the front and fine dining at Moon Under Water out t…
Mary
"Landmark 1853 pub housing a bistro for daily specials and a chic room for Modern Australian food."
4. Builders Arms

4. Builders Arms

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21 local reviews
211 Gertrude Street, Fitzroy
Open now
(03) 9419 0818
Peter
Peter
Landmark 1853 pub housing a bistro for daily specials and a chic room for Modern Australian food.
Sofia
Sofia
A landmark on Gertrude Street that offers bistro dining in the front and fine dining at Moon Under Water out the back. Owned and operated by…
Mary
Mary
"Landmark 1853 pub housing a bistro for daily specials and a chic room for Modern Australian food."
5. Queen Victoria Market

5. Queen Victoria Market

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216 local reviews
155 Victoria St, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9320 5822
StoreEstablishment
Sherry
Address: 513 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000 Phone: 03 9320 5822 Take the Tram#82 to Footscray Stati…
Olga
Queen Victoria Market is much more than the city’s fresh-food shopping mecca – it’s a historic landmark, a tou…
Chloe
The Queen Victoria Market (also known as the Queen Vic Markets or the Queen Vic, and locally as Vic Market) is…
5. Queen Victoria Market

5. Queen Victoria Market

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216 local reviews
155 Victoria St, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9320 5822
Sherry
Sherry
Address: 513 Elizabeth Street, Melbourne Victoria 3000 Phone: 03 9320 5822 Take the Tram#82 to Footscray Station & Train to Flinders Street …
Olga
Olga
Queen Victoria Market is much more than the city’s fresh-food shopping mecca – it’s a historic landmark, a tourist attraction and a Melbourn…
Chloe
Chloe
The Queen Victoria Market (also known as the Queen Vic Markets or the Queen Vic, and locally as Vic Market) is a major landmark in Melbourne…
6. Hosier Ln

6. Hosier Ln

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62 local reviews
Hosier Ln, Melbourne
Route
Vicky
If you want to have some great shots with famous graffiti in Melbourne, Hosier lane is the destination you can…
Hayden
Hosier Lane is a bluestone cobbled vehicular and pedestrian laneway on the southern edge of the central city g…
Zoran
Hosier Lane is a bluestone cobbled laneway on the southern edge of the central city grid. It is a much celebra…
6. Hosier Ln

6. Hosier Ln

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62 local reviews
Hosier Ln, Melbourne
Vicky
Vicky
If you want to have some great shots with famous graffiti in Melbourne, Hosier lane is the destination you can't miss. "Hosier Lane is a b…
Hayden
Hayden
Hosier Lane is a bluestone cobbled vehicular and pedestrian laneway on the southern edge of the central city grid. Hosier lane is a much cel…
Zoran
Zoran
Hosier Lane is a bluestone cobbled laneway on the southern edge of the central city grid. It is a much celebrated landmark mainly due to its…
7. Arts Centre

7. Arts Centre

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83 local reviews
Arts Centre
Establishment
Antoinette
Arts Centre Melbourne is both a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing art…
Song
It's a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing arts centre.
Zoran
Arts Centre is both a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing arts centre.
7. Arts Centre

7. Arts Centre

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83 local reviews
Arts Centre
Antoinette
Antoinette
Arts Centre Melbourne is both a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing arts centre hosting Internal and…
Song
Song
It's a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing arts centre.
Zoran
Zoran
Arts Centre is both a defining Melbourne landmark and Australia's largest and busiest performing arts centre.
8. Shrine of Remembrance

8. Shrine of Remembrance

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49 local reviews
Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9661 8100
Establishment
Jason
Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne's most iconic landmark, where Victorians have been coming since 193…
Veronica
A important Melbourne landmark for those interested in military history & geneology
Karen
Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne's most iconic landmark, where Victorians have been coming since 193…
8. Shrine of Remembrance

8. Shrine of Remembrance

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49 local reviews
Birdwood Avenue, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9661 8100
Jason
Jason
Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne's most iconic landmark, where Victorians have been coming since 1934 to honour the service and sa…
Veronica
Veronica
A important Melbourne landmark for those interested in military history & geneology
Karen
Karen
Visit the Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne's most iconic landmark, where Victorians have been coming since 1934 to honour the service and sa…
9. Princess Theatre

9. Princess Theatre

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23 local reviews
163 Spring Street, Melbourne
Closing soon
(03) 9299 9800
Establishment
Anj
Melbourne’s iconic Princess Theatre is one of its most spectacular landmarks. With its refurbished 19th Centur…
Bernadette
Melbourne's iconic Princess Theatre is regarded by many as Melbourne's most spectacular landmark. Dating back …
Bernadette
Melbourne's iconic Princess Theatre is regarded by many as Melbourne's most spectacular landmark. Dating back …
9. Princess Theatre

9. Princess Theatre

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23 local reviews
163 Spring Street, Melbourne
Closing soon
(03) 9299 9800
Anj
Anj
Melbourne’s iconic Princess Theatre is one of its most spectacular landmarks. With its refurbished 19th Century architecture and world class…
Bernadette
Bernadette
Melbourne's iconic Princess Theatre is regarded by many as Melbourne's most spectacular landmark. Dating back as far as 1854. There is alway…
Bernadette
Bernadette
Melbourne's iconic Princess Theatre is regarded by many as Melbourne's most spectacular landmark. Dating back as far as 1854. There is alway…
10. South Melbourne Market

10. South Melbourne Market

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147 local reviews
322-326 Coventry Street, South Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9209 6295
Pet storeStoreMeal takeaway
Paula
Since 1867, South Melbourne Market has been a treasured inner city landmark and a favourite amongst locals and…
Carmen
Since 1867, South Melbourne Market has been a treasured inner city landmark and a favourite amongst locals and…
Judy
Sunday breakfast at any of the cafes on the block, sit back and watch the world go by.
10. South Melbourne Market

10. South Melbourne Market

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147 local reviews
322-326 Coventry Street, South Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9209 6295
Paula
Paula
Since 1867, South Melbourne Market has been a treasured inner city landmark and a favourite amongst locals and visitors. It is the quintesse…
Carmen
Carmen
Since 1867, South Melbourne Market has been a treasured inner city landmark and a favourite amongst locals and visitors. It is the quintesse…
Judy
Judy
Sunday breakfast at any of the cafes on the block, sit back and watch the world go by.
11. Block Arcade

11. Block Arcade

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25 local reviews
282 Collins Street, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9654 5244
Shopping mallEstablishment
Terry
Voted #8 of 323 things to do and see in Melbourne by Tripadvisor and winning the 2015 Travellers' Choice Award…
Jason
One of Melbourne's most grand and historic landmarks,The Block Arcade. Built in 1892 and modelled on the Galle…
Gerald
19th-century heritage shopping arcade.
11. Block Arcade

11. Block Arcade

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25 local reviews
282 Collins Street, Melbourne
Closed now
(03) 9654 5244
Terry
Terry
Voted #8 of 323 things to do and see in Melbourne by Tripadvisor and winning the 2015 Travellers' Choice Award, join us on a personalised gu…
Jason
Jason
One of Melbourne's most grand and historic landmarks,The Block Arcade. Built in 1892 and modelled on the Galleria Vittoria Emanuele in Milan…
Gerald
Gerald
19th-century heritage shopping arcade.