To be recognised internationally as a contemporary world site and Melbourne’s inspirational public space.

To manage and develop Fed Square to actively support and reflect Melbourne’s pre-eminent civic and cultural strengths.

Circle the Square Tours

This is our most popular tour and a great way to introduce your students to the city. Suitable for students of all ages, Circle the Square explores the themes surrounding Fed Square’s role as Melbourne’s dynamic civic centre. These include: public spaces, community, cultural events, and interpretations of Fed Square’s distinctive architecture, design and history. With so many things happening at Fed Square daily, each tour provides an unique experience and makes a great addition to your Melbourne city school excursion or camp.
Recommended Levels: Primary to Tertiary
When: During the Victorian school term
Duration: 45mins – 1 hour
Price: $6.00 per student (minimum of 20 students per booking), no charge for teachers and support staff.

“Our guide, Belinda, was great. Her understanding of the site’s history was amazing. She was friendly, welcoming, and made my students feel great” –BRACE Education & Training

Addresses the Victorian Curriculum in the Humanities

Plan Your Visit

For practical information about visiting Federation Square, including bus drop off points, wet weather contingencies, safety and meals, please refer to the attached information for visiting schools.

For ACMI’s education program, please visit www.acmi.net.au/education/
For NGV Australia’s education program, please visit www.ngv.vic.gov.au/learn

Booking Enquiry

Belinda Pringle

Program Manager – Education
P: + 61 3 9655 1900
E: education@fedsquare.com

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