Pumping Station interior
Source: Museum Victoria
Discover the smelly side of Melbourne's history.
Hear some stinky stories from the straining well, explore the magnificent engine room and discover a wartime air-raid shelter as you marvel at the engineering feat that helped overcome the stench of 19th century Melbourne.
Meet your tour guide at the bottom of the ramp in the Pumping Station.
Please note that from Monday 15 April, access to the Pumping Station will be via a guided tour. Please call the Bookings Office on 13 11 02 for further details.