Capitol Theatre, Melbourne

Capitol Theatre, Melbourne virtual tour

About the Capitol Theatre

Capitol Theatre, Melbourne
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This virtual tour is of the magnificent but hidden Capitol Theatre in Melbourne.

Location: Melbourne, Australia, opposite the Town Hall (113 Swanston Street)

Designed by: Walter Burley Griffin and Marion Mahony Griffin

Opened: 1924

Purchased by RMIT: 20.05.1999

Capacity: 2,137 (original), 625 (current)

Notable fact: Described by architect Robin Boyd as “the best cinema that was ever built or ever likely to be built”.

About this virtual tour

The tour has a lot of nice features:

  1. “Fly in” at the opening
  2. Ability to zoom (use mouse wheel)
  3. Ability to go full screen (click on the “Enter fullscreen” icon bottom left)
  4. Autorotation
  5. “Splash” screen
  6. Drop down menu top left for easy navigation
  7. Control menu bottom left

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