Pop-up speakeasy

Get your swinging style set for a night of 1920s charm

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Watch the Old Melbourne Gaol transform into a 1920s speakeasy for one night only. Hosted by National Trust Victoria as part of the Underbelly: Squizzy exhibition, guests will take a journey into 1920s glitz and glamour through dance and prohibition-style cocktails. Popular Melbourne swing group Swing Patrol will perform a selection of the era's famous jazz tunes so you can swing and sip the night away.

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Old Melbourne Gaol

377 Russell St

Melbourne 3000

Telephone 03 8663 7228

Price $30.00

Date Thu 18 Jul 2013

Open 6.30-8.30pm

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