Melbourne Tram Museum @ Hawthorn Depot

Since 1885, Melbourne has been one of the world’s great tramway cities. Explore the history of trams and the contribution they have made to the place where we live, in the most authentic tramway museum in Australia: the heritage-listed Hawthorn Tram Depot.

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Last day of operations at Hawthorn Depot, 13 February 1965. Photograph courtesy Keith S. Kings Last day of operations at Hawthorn Depot, 13 February 1965. W2 no 352 running in at end of shift while W2 no 431 waits for the track to clear.
Photograph courtesy Dave Macartney.