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About the Market Tours

Market Tours

Hidden Gem Market Tours

Join us on one of our fabulous Market Tours!

Love good food? Want to know what the latest or greatest is?
Want to know how to cook and serve unfamiliar produce?
Want to know where very special items are hiding?

Then one of our Hidden Gem Market Tours is for you. The tours are aimed at customers wanting to know their fabulous local Market better and where all the culinary delights are that often remain unnoticed.

Many of us are creatures of habit and we tend to look for the same types of food, at the same places when we shop.

On this tour we promise you will see new things in the Market you weren’t even aware of. We will take you around the Market and point out where to find it, what to do with it, get you to taste it and let you in on other Market secrets along the way.

Tickets: FREE

When: Market tours generally run on the first and second Saturdays of every month (with some exceptions), at 12 noon.

Duration: 1 hour

Includes: A guided tour, fantastic Prahran Market Shopping Bag, exclusive market insights and more!

Bookings must be made in advance. Tours will only run with a minimum of two participants.

2018 Bookings: To book your spot in any of our tours, please visit our events management page here.

For further information call the Prahran Market Office. You can also book via the phone: 8290 8220.


Community Groups

Prahran Market is happy to accommodate Community Group Tours wherever possible for personalised foodie tours.

Tours will run between 60 and 90 minutes and include your own tour guides and a Prahran Market Shopping bag.


Community Groups between 10 and 15 participants: $100
Community Groups between 15 and 30 participants: $150
Community Groups between 30 and 45 participants: $200

Please note that we need as much notice as possible and cannot guarantee tours until we contact our tour guides.

Please contact the Prahran Market Office on 8290 8220 with your preferred date, time and the number of participants. We will then source tour guides where possible and get back to you with confirmation.

We are also able to reserve space for you in Market Square for you to enjoy lunch either before or after your tour.

Guided School Tours

We are currently working on an exciting new guided school group tour option.  Please stay tuned for more details.   If you would like more information, please email our tour guide consultant, here.

Self guided School Groups

It’s an Educational Experience not to be missed!

The Prahran Market, Melbourne’s Food Lover’s Market, is a wonderful place to bring students along for a visit. Since 1891 the Prahran Market has provided a variety of fresh produce from fruits and vegetables, meats and delicatessen products to sustainable fish and specialty items, at its current location.

Everything that you need, to bring your students to the Market on an excursion not to be missed, can be found below. This includes Teacher information sheets, resource kits for different school ages, evaluation sheets plus regulations and guidelines.

Secondary Students Activity pack

Lower Primary Student Resource Detailed Version

Lower Primary Student Kit Detailed Version

Lower Primary Student Activity Pack Condensed

Complete Upper Primary School Student Activity Pack

Teacher Information Sheet

Teacher Evaluation Form

Student Evaluation Form