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90–130 Swanston St, Melbourne, 3000


  • Some wheelchair, walker and scooter accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available
  • Service animals allowed

Located in the heart of the CBD, Melbourne Town Hall (built in 1867) has played host to great musical events for many decades in the historic central hall. The venue’s acoustics are superb, and there are many car parking and dining options within easy walking distance.

Please note: bag checks are now in place for all events at the Melbourne Town Hall. These checks are a condition of entry and take place at the base of the main steps of the Swanston Street entrance. We recommend allowing extra time to arrive at concerts to avoid delayed entry.

For MSO performances at the Melbourne Town Hall, our ticket desk is located in the main foyer on Level 1. This desk open for ticket collection and sales from 90 minutes before the start of each performance.

Getting to the Melbourne Town Hall

No parking is available at the Melbourne Town Hall itself, however there are various parking facilities available nearby – see the on map below.

Common drop-off and pick-up points for taxis and rideshare cars are along the Collins St side of the Town Hall.

Melbourne Town Hall is approximately 5 minutes’ walk along Swanston St from Flinders Street Station. For timetable information and trip planning visit PTV.

The venue is reachable by numerous trams, with the closest stop being Stop #6: Melbourne Town Hall/Collins St. This stop is serviced by routes 11, 12, 48, and 109.
Stop #11: City Square/Swanston St is also nearby, serviced by tram routes 1, 3/3a, 5, 6, 16, 64, 67, and 72.

For timetable information and trip planning visit PTV or Yarra Trams.


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