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Forgotten Type views: City Rooftops 26/09/2020 (Tour Finished)

26 September 2020 @ 12:30 pm - 4:00 pm

$40 – $50
old signage on buildings in Brisbane city
The Capital Rooftop

View the old signs on the tops of Brisbane’s buildings.

Join us for a special Brisbane Open Forgotten Type tour of the city rooftops.

Come and see the architectural treasure hidden in plain sight. Discover building names, “ghost signs” and other text remnants that uncover the hidden history of Brisbane’s heritage buildings.

Our passionate guide, Elliott Bledsoe, is an expert in finding “ghost signs”. He will discuss the social history behind each sign and make it easy for you to enjoy history in a local, relevant, accessible way.

Meet us at the entrance of the old Regent Theatre (the Capital building 155 Queen Street) near the Tourist Info booth.


This Brisbane Open event is delivered in partnership with Elliott Bledsoe of Agentry and is part of Brisbane Open House’s new year-round cultural tours offerings.

BOH and FTT adhere to COVID Safe guidelines. Please stay home if you are unwell.

Full $50 / $40 Concession
(+ booking fees)

Capacity 25. Please book to secure your spot.

First tour 12:30 – 2pm

Second tour 2:30 – 4pm

(on sale when confirmed)

Event Image: Elliott Bledsoe.

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26 September 2020
12:30 pm - 4:00 pm
$40 – $50
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Elliott Bledsoe


The Capital
155 Queen St
Brisbane, Australia
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