Just near the Victoria Market is the Melbourne City Baths at 420 Swanston Street. Located in a grand building of Edwardian design, the present building was designed by John James Clark in 1903.
Replacing the public baths that were originally here since 1860, the building with its distinctive cupolas have recently been carefully restored. Besides a pool for swimming, the building also houses a gymnasium and squash courts.
The facility features aquatics, squash and tennis:
420 Swanston Street,
Not far from here and within walking distance are two other Melbourne highlights, the Victoria Market and the old Melbourne Gaol, where Ned Kelly was hanged.
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Main Photo: City Baths at 420 Swanston Street, Melbourne Australia
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Photo: Edwardian Design by John James Clark.