The Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne

Erected by a grateful people to the honoured memory of the men and women of Victoria who served the Empire in the Great War of 1914-1918. Dedicated by H.R.H. the Duke of Gloucester, 11th November 1934.

Around 300,000 people were in attendance, almost one third of the population of Melbourne.

“LET ALL MEN KNOW – THAT THIS IS HOLY GROUND”

The Shrine of Remembrance Melbourne – late 1950s

Shrine of Remembrance, Melbourne – Aerial view of this memorial to Servicemen and Women of Victoria who served in two World Wars.