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History and architecture of Fitzroy Street - guided walk
Sun. 23 October 2016, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm AEDT
Explore the history of architecture on Fitzroy Street starting from 1857 and the arrival of the Railway, through the development of the Fitzroy Street village, Victorian prosperity and Italianate and Renaissance Revival Styles, grand Edwardian mansions, early flats of the Beaux Arts and Arts & Crafts Movement, finishing with Moderne and Modernism.
Cost $5 which includes a coffee and chat at the conclusion of the walk.
Walk leader: Peter Johnson, architect and past president of the St Kilda Historical Society
Image: Beaconsfield Parade and Fitzroy Street, 1940s. Port Phillip City Collection sk0985