The Finders Keepers Markets are held in Melbourne at the world renowned
Royal Exhibition Building, in the Carlton Gardens. The markets now feature over 250 design & art stalls from local makers, to talented folk from all around Australia. The markets have been running in Melbourne from 2010.
Each market has a uniquely curated line-up, with new debut stalls featured every event, a Vintage emporium as well
as a fresh new line up of live music. With dedicated food & beverage stalls, a selection of Food Trucks, with 2 bar's and 3 coffee stations available onsite.
Due to the increase in size and popularity of our 2014 events we are happy to announce there is TWO entry/exit points, with more staff on to help - allowing for less event queues and faster entry to the event! We've also allowed for better event flow and access to the stalls.
The next markets for 2015 are:
Autumn/Winter - Friday (evening) 24th July 6pm - 10pm & Saturday 25th July 10am - 5pm
Spring/Summer - Friday (evening) 2nd October 6pm - 10pm & Saturday 3rd October 10am - 5pm
The markets will be held at:
The Royal Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson Street, Carlton
There are now TWO entry/exit points! First one is at the Nicholson Street entry, and the second one is at the rear of the Royal Exhibition Building at the Rathdowne Street Entrance.
$2 entry fee
Children under 12 FREE entry!
There 3 onsite ATM's available for use at the markets. However be aware these are known to attract big lines each event. Some stalls accept Eftpos or Credit Card, but most will trade cash only.
VISITING THE ROYAL EXHIBITION BUILDING:
How to get there & Public transport info:
Nicholson Street Entrance:
Tram: Tram 86 or 96 to Museum stop, corner of Nicholson and Gertrude Streets. City Circle Tram to corner of Victoria and Nicholson Streets.
Train: City Loop train to Parliament Station.
Bus: Bus routes 250, 251, 253, and 402 to Rathdowne Street.
Taxi: Taxi drop-off zones on Nicholson and Rathdowne Streets.
Rathdowne Street Entrance:
The bus stop on this end is Stop 656 Melbourne Museum/Rathdowne St (Carlton)
Bus Routes are: 402 - Footscray - East Melbourne via North Melbourne, 250 - La Trobe University - City (Queen St), 251 - Northland SC - City (Queen St)
Map & how to get there guide is available here.
Parking: is available via The Melbourne Museum and has a charge per hour, however spaces are limited - we do encourage public transport.
Please note: Finders Keepers has no affiliation, control or influence over the Melbourne Museum car park or pricing of the parking.