What's Carlton like?
There are lots of things that visitors like about Carlton, especially its shops. Make sure that you enjoy this family-friendly neighbourhood's great restaurants. Take time to see places such as Melbourne Museum and Carlton Gardens while you're here. There's plenty more to see, including Royal Exhibition Building and Medical History Museum.
How to get to Carlton
Carlton is located 1.1 mi (1.8 km) from the heart of Melbourne.
- Melbourne Airport (MEL), 11.1 mi (17.8 km) from Carlton
- Melbourne, VIC (MEB-Essendon), 6.3 mi (10.1 km) from Carlton
Things to see and do in and around Carlton
What to see in Carlton
- Carlton Gardens
- Royal Exhibition Building
Things to do in Carlton
- Melbourne Museum
- Medical History Museum
When is the best time to visit Melbourne?
- Hottest months: February, January, March, December (average 18°C)
- Coldest months: July, June, August, September (average 10°C)
- Rainiest months: June, May, January, February (average 29 mm of rainfall)