Hours and admission

Opening hours

The Anzac Memorial is open to limited numbers of visitors from 10am to 4pm, Monday to Friday to protect the health of all visitors and staff and minimise the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus).

Visitor session times:

10:00am - 11:30am

12:30 - 2:00pm

2:30pm - 4:00pm

You can pre-register your booking online at theanzacmemorial.eventbrite.com.au.

Walk-up visitors are also welcome and should arrive within 15 minutes of each session and register their contact details via QR code on entry at the western ground floor entrance (Elizabeth St side of the building).


Admission to the Memorial is free


Occasional special events may result in the Memorial's closure for short periods. Please check our web page before you visit to avoid disappointment.


The Memorial is closed on weekends and public holidays. 

If you would like to chat to one of our staff about planning your visit, please call us directly on (02) 8262 2900 or email [email protected]u



On this day

On this day
15 April

1915 — LT C. POPE won a Victoria Cross at LOUVERVAL, France. Having been ordered “to hold this post at all costs”, Pope and his men, who were out of ammunition, charged a large German force. Later, his body, and those of his men, was found close to 80 dead Germans

1942 — HMAS VENDETTA, which had been stranded in dry-dock in SINGAPORE when the Japanese invaded, arrived in Melbourne after being towed over 8000Km in 72 days

1951 — C Company 3 RAR captured Hill SALMON in Korea