Take your students outside and discover the ‘now & then ‘story of Melbourne’s Lanes & Arcades, its gold boom, or perhaps just an exercise in observation.
Discover the diversity of the laneways, the architectural design of the city & how it’s changing, history of the beautiful arcades, the difference between small & big business all in the heart of Melbourne city. Our style of tours encourages a sensory learning opportunity ideal for the young mind. Tours can be tailored for class interests, ages & curriculum. We offer professional guides who can provide educational historical facts, social history, and architectural insights in a thought provoking, educational manner.
We challenge your students to imagine how life was & to see the city with open eyes.
Map included. Worksheets can be arranged for some tours
For more information contact our office for a tailored quote today or email schools @ hiddensecretstours.com
We work with standard tours, and specially tailored tours. Our preferred school group size is 15, but please ask if you have other thoughts.
Price & tour length: Dependent on group size, time required & inclusions. We suggest 1.5 or 2 hours is suitable.
Starting at $215 for a group of 15, to $40 for students wanting something more tailored to fit different curriculum.
Group Sizes: Minimum 15-Maximum 60. Ideally 10 students per guide. 1 teacher FOC per 10 students.
We can do staggered departures for larger groups, and can co-ordinate with other institutions to streamline your visits.
The Golden Mile Heritage Walk as a pure history tour is perfect for all school age groups
Schools we have worked with include: Balwyn High School, FerntreeGully, RMIT Arts Faculty.