Manchester Unity Building Tours

Join us at 1932 Cafe & Restaurant for an exclusive Art Deco dining experience plus a formal, 1-hour guided tour of the Manchester Unity Building, including the iconic boardroom and rooftop terrace!

Tour Route: Manchester Unity Building Arcade, the lifts and Melbourne’s first escalator, Level 1 Smile Solutions (Old Mezzanine Shopping Level), Level 12 Collins Street Orthodontics (Old Penthouse), Rooftop and External Tower, Level 11 Smile Central and the Boardroom.

Upcoming Tour Dates: 23rd June, 7th July, 4th August, 1st September (Father’s Day), 27th October, 10th November, 1st December. Tours run one Sunday per month. Dates are released online 1-2 months prior to the event.

Breakfast Tours

  • Treat yourself, family or friends to a 1932 dining and tour experience including sparkling wine, breakfast and dessert at 1932 Cafe & Restaurant in Melbourne’s most renowned Art Deco building. Choose from a delicious set menu before embarking on a formal guided 1 hour tour of the Manchester Unity Building.

    Click here to view a sample menu.

    Choose from one of the following sessions:

    • 8:30am Breakfast Tour
    • 10:15am Breakfast Tour

    Cost: $65 per person

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Lunch Tours

  • Join us for a dining and tour experience including a glass of sparkling wine, lunch and dessert at 1932 Cafe & Restaurant in Melbourne’s most renowned Art Deco building. Choose from a delicious set menu before embarking on a formal guided 1 hour tour of the Manchester Unity Building.

    Click here to view a sample menu.

    Choose from one of the following sessions:

    • 12:15pm Lunch Tour
    • 2:00pm Lunch Tour

    Cost: $75 per person

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Cheese & Wine Tours

  • If you have a love for all things Cheese, Wine and Melbourne, this event is definitely for you! Join us at 1932 Cafe & Restaurant for an Art Deco cheese and wine pairing experience followed by a formal guided tour of Melbourne’s most renowned Neo-Gothic building. Enjoy a glass of bubbly on arrival and a selection of three hand picked Savour & Grace cheeses, paired with the perfect glass of wine plus cheese accompaniments, handmade desserts and coffee or tea.

    Click here to view a sample menu.

    Cheese & Wine Tour session starts at 3:45pm.

    Cost: $60 per person

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Gift Vouchers

  • Treat someone special to an exclusive Art Deco 1932 dining experience and formal, 1 hour guided tour of the Manchester Unity Building. Select a breakfast, lunch or afternoon tea session, all include champagne and dessert at 1932 Cafe & Restaurant, for your family or friends to book at a later date.

  • Buy Gift Voucher

Terms & Conditions

We endeavor to cater for special dietary requirements, please make note of any in your booking.
Early arrivals are unable to be seated until ticketed time due to continuous tours running throughout the day.
Seating is not available during the tour and there are stairs. Wheelchair access is not available on the tour and we’re unable to assist guests with mobility aids.
No children under 10 years of age are permitted on the tour. Children 10 years and over must be accompanied by an adult. We do not offer a children’s menu.
We require at least 7 days notice of cancellation or transfer prior to the event and not including the event day. This notice is to be sent by email to tours@1932cafe.com.au.

August
Sunday 4th August
Breakfast & Tour
8:30 am - 10:45 am
Breakfast & Tour
10:15 am - 12:30 pm
Lunch & Tour
12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Lunch & Tour
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Cheese & Wine Tour
3:45 pm - 6:00 pm
September
Sunday 1st September
Father's Day Breakfast & Tour
8:30 am - 10:45 am
Father's Day Breakfast & Tour
10:15 am - 12:30 pm
Father's Day Lunch & Tour
12:15 pm - 2:30 pm
Father's Day Lunch & Tour
2:00 pm - 4:15 pm
Father's Day Cheese & Wine Tour
3:45 pm - 6:00 pm