Enjoy Melbourne Attractions with Brady hotel!

Discover Melbourne Attractions & Sightseeing on every corner

Vibrant and artistic, tourists will find no shortage of incredible things to do in Melbourne. Brady Hotel Central Melbourne, with easy access to the free city tram network, places you right in the center of it all, to enjoy the best attractions Melbourne has to offer.

If shopping or food is your passion, Brady Hotel Central Melbourne is located a stone’s throw from Melbourne’s most vibrant shopping and food precincts, including Melbourne Central, featuring the best Global and Australian fashion brands: China town for authentic Asian cuisine and a short tram ride away, Lygon Street renowned for traditional Italian cuisine.

Take in a show: we are within walking distance or an easy tram ride to Australia’s most elegant and historical theatres, which attract some of the worlds most famous theatrical and musical productions including Cats, My Fair Lady, The Sound of Music and Matilda, there is always something to see in Melbourne

For a cultural experience Brady Hotel Central Melbourne is the ideal place to stay with iconic cultural attractions such as Queen Victoria Market, National Gallery of Victoria and the State Library on our doorstep.

With Melbourne being home to iconic sporting venues including Etihad Stadium, MCG, Melbourne Park and AAMI Park, the sporting enthusiast is well catered for and Brady Hotel Melbourne is central to train and tram hubs allowing easy access to these fantastic venues.

To assist with planning your Melbourne stay, we have listed a few of Melbourne’s many highlights. If you would like additional information about other Melbourne attractions, please don’t hesitate to ask us or check the included links.

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  • Culture
  • Shopping & Food Precincts
  • Theatres
  • Sporting Venues

  • State Library of Victoria (180m from hotel)

    Opened in 1856 and home to over 2.5 million books, this library is famed for its works on both the arts and chess. Wander through the gorgeous Domed Reading Room, or visit one of the various exhibits on show. The lawn in front of its entrance is a perfect place for a picnic lunch on warm days.

    www.slv.vic.gov.au/ for further information

    Opened in 1856 and home to over 2.5 million books, this library is famed for its works on both the arts and chess. Wander through the gorgeous Domed Reading Room, or visit one of the various exhibits on show. The lawn in front of its entrance is a perfect place for a picnic lunch on warm days.

    www.slv.vic.gov.au/ for further information

  • Royal Exhibition Building (1km from hotel)

    This world heritage listed site was built in 1879 and is now used mainly as an exhibition building, as well as an exam hall for local universities. Guided tours are available most days at 2pm.

    This world heritage listed site was built in 1879 and is now used mainly as an exhibition building, as well as an exam hall for local universities. Guided tours are available most days at 2pm.

  • Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre Centre (2.4km from hotel)

    Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre having won numerous awards due to its world class conference and exhibition facilities hosts an array of leading exhibitions and meetings

    http://mcec.com.au for further information

    Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre having won numerous awards due to its world class conference and exhibition facilities hosts an array of leading exhibitions and meetings

    http://mcec.com.au for further information

  • Melbourne Museum (1km from hotel)

    Give yourself plenty of time to explore this fascinating museum, which is opposite the Royal Exhibition Building and includes a gallery just for children.

    http://museumvictoria.com.au/melbournemuseum/

    Give yourself plenty of time to explore this fascinating museum, which is opposite the Royal Exhibition Building and includes a gallery just for children.

    http://museumvictoria.com.au/melbournemuseum/

  • Arts Centre Melbourne (1.5km from hotel)

    This performing arts centre, located along the river, is the largest of its kind in the country. It encompasses several venues, from the majestic State Theatre to the more intimate Fairfax Studio. Visit the website to find out what’s on and to purchase tickets.

    https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/

    This performing arts centre, located along the river, is the largest of its kind in the country. It encompasses several venues, from the majestic State Theatre to the more intimate Fairfax Studio. Visit the website to find out what’s on and to purchase tickets.

    https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/

  • Melbourne Central (50m from hotel)

    This shopping center and office development is conveniently located right above the train station that’s named after it. There are over 150 shops in the shopping center, and the turn-of-the-century brick Shot Tower – also part of the complex – is well worth a visit.

    http://www.melbournecentral.com.au/ for more information

    This shopping center and office development is conveniently located right above the train station that’s named after it. There are over 150 shops in the shopping center, and the turn-of-the-century brick Shot Tower – also part of the complex – is well worth a visit.

    http://www.melbournecentral.com.au/ for more information

  • QV (280m from hotel)

    Referred to as a “city within a city”, QV (short for Queen Victoria) is a charming, pedestrian-only refurbishment of the city’s historic Queen Victoria Women's Hospital Site. Everything you need – from groceries to department stores to pharmacies to restaurants – is here in this shopping area. There’s even a bowling alley.

    www.qv.com.au/  for more information

    Referred to as a “city within a city”, QV (short for Queen Victoria) is a charming, pedestrian-only refurbishment of the city’s historic Queen Victoria Women's Hospital Site. Everything you need – from groceries to department stores to pharmacies to restaurants – is here in this shopping area. There’s even a bowling alley.

    www.qv.com.au/  for more information

  • Chinatown (450m from hotel)

    Dating from the mid-19th century, this lively district is the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the western world. Visit the Chinese Museum whilst you’re here, or browse the Mid-City Arcade.

    If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Melbourne in September and early October, you absolutely must experience the annual Asian Food Festival.

    Dating from the mid-19th century, this lively district is the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the western world. Visit the Chinese Museum whilst you’re here, or browse the Mid-City Arcade.

    If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Melbourne in September and early October, you absolutely must experience the annual Asian Food Festival.

  • Bourke Street Mall (600m from hotel)

    Open only to pedestrians and trams, this area between Swanston and Elizabeth Streets contains two major department stores, as well as many shops and restaurants and several arcades.

    Open only to pedestrians and trams, this area between Swanston and Elizabeth Streets contains two major department stores, as well as many shops and restaurants and several arcades.

  • Queen Victoria Market (650m from hotel)

    A Melbourne sightseeing landmark for over a century, this open-air market is the only surviving market of its kind in Melbourne CBD. Officially opened in 1878, today the Market sells everything from fruit and veg to clothing and jeweler. It’s open every day of the week except Mondays and Wednesdays.

    www.qvm.com.au/‎ for more information

    A Melbourne sightseeing landmark for over a century, this open-air market is the only surviving market of its kind in Melbourne CBD. Officially opened in 1878, today the Market sells everything from fruit and veg to clothing and jeweler. It’s open every day of the week except Mondays and Wednesdays.

    www.qvm.com.au/‎ for more information

  • Emporium Melbourne (550m from hotel)

    Emporium Melbourne is one of the most exciting shopping destinations in the CBD. You’ll find a host of luxury fashion, lifestyle, and beauty brands, including Calvin Klein, Guess and Chanel.

    Emporium Melbourne is one of the most exciting shopping destinations in the CBD. You’ll find a host of luxury fashion, lifestyle, and beauty brands, including Calvin Klein, Guess and Chanel.

  • Forum Theatre (1.4km from Hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Princess Theatre (1.2km from Hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Her Majesty's Theatre (1.1km from Hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Athenaeum Theatre (1km from Hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Regent Theatre (1km from Hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Comedy Theatre (850m from hotel)

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

    With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

    http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

  • Etihad Stadium (1.5km from hotel)

    This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

    http://www.etihadstadium.com.au/

    This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

    http://www.etihadstadium.com.au/

  • Melbourne Cricket Ground (2.6km from hotel)

    Home to Melbourne Cricket Club, this stadium hosted the 1956 Summer Olympics and the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

    http://www.mcg.org.au/

    Home to Melbourne Cricket Club, this stadium hosted the 1956 Summer Olympics and the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

    http://www.mcg.org.au/

  • Melbourne and Olympic Parks (2.6km from hotel)

    This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

    http://www.mopt.com.au

    This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

    http://www.mopt.com.au

State Library of Victoria (180m from hotel)

Opened in 1856 and home to over 2.5 million books, this library is famed for its works on both the arts and chess. Wander through the gorgeous Domed Reading Room, or visit one of the various exhibits on show. The lawn in front of its entrance is a perfect place for a picnic lunch on warm days.

www.slv.vic.gov.au/ for further information

Melbourne Central (50m from hotel)

This shopping center and office development is conveniently located right above the train station that’s named after it. There are over 150 shops in the shopping center, and the turn-of-the-century brick Shot Tower – also part of the complex – is well worth a visit.

http://www.melbournecentral.com.au/ for more information

QV (280m from hotel)

Referred to as a “city within a city”, QV (short for Queen Victoria) is a charming, pedestrian-only refurbishment of the city’s historic Queen Victoria Women's Hospital Site. Everything you need – from groceries to department stores to pharmacies to restaurants – is here in this shopping area. There’s even a bowling alley.

www.qv.com.au/  for more information

Chinatown (450m from hotel)

Dating from the mid-19th century, this lively district is the longest continuous Chinese settlement in the western world. Visit the Chinese Museum whilst you’re here, or browse the Mid-City Arcade.

If you’re lucky enough to be visiting Melbourne in September and early October, you absolutely must experience the annual Asian Food Festival.

Bourke Street Mall (600m from hotel)

Open only to pedestrians and trams, this area between Swanston and Elizabeth Streets contains two major department stores, as well as many shops and restaurants and several arcades.

Queen Victoria Market (650m from hotel)

A Melbourne sightseeing landmark for over a century, this open-air market is the only surviving market of its kind in Melbourne CBD. Officially opened in 1878, today the Market sells everything from fruit and veg to clothing and jeweler. It’s open every day of the week except Mondays and Wednesdays.

www.qvm.com.au/‎ for more information

Emporium Melbourne (550m from hotel)

Emporium Melbourne is one of the most exciting shopping destinations in the CBD. You’ll find a host of luxury fashion, lifestyle, and beauty brands, including Calvin Klein, Guess and Chanel.

Royal Exhibition Building (1km from hotel)

This world heritage listed site was built in 1879 and is now used mainly as an exhibition building, as well as an exam hall for local universities. Guided tours are available most days at 2pm.

Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre Centre (2.4km from hotel)

Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre having won numerous awards due to its world class conference and exhibition facilities hosts an array of leading exhibitions and meetings

http://mcec.com.au for further information

Melbourne Museum (1km from hotel)

Give yourself plenty of time to explore this fascinating museum, which is opposite the Royal Exhibition Building and includes a gallery just for children.

http://museumvictoria.com.au/melbournemuseum/

Arts Centre Melbourne (1.5km from hotel)

This performing arts centre, located along the river, is the largest of its kind in the country. It encompasses several venues, from the majestic State Theatre to the more intimate Fairfax Studio. Visit the website to find out what’s on and to purchase tickets.

https://www.artscentremelbourne.com.au/

Forum Theatre (1.4km from Hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Princess Theatre (1.2km from Hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Her Majesty's Theatre (1.1km from Hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Athenaeum Theatre (1km from Hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Regent Theatre (1km from Hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Comedy Theatre (850m from hotel)

With numerous shows and array of choice visit the Theatre and Shows website to discover what is on

http://www.thatsmelbourne.com.au/Whatson/ArtsandCulture/TheatreandShows/Pages/TheatreandShows.aspx?start=10

Etihad Stadium (1.5km from hotel)

This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

http://www.etihadstadium.com.au/

Melbourne Cricket Ground (2.6km from hotel)

Home to Melbourne Cricket Club, this stadium hosted the 1956 Summer Olympics and the 2006 Commonwealth Games.

http://www.mcg.org.au/

Melbourne and Olympic Parks (2.6km from hotel)

This sports and entertainment stadium plays host to several Australian Rules Football teams, as well as A-League football team Melbourne Victory and many big-name singers and musical groups.

http://www.mopt.com.au

Brady Hotels - Central Melbourne

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