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History of the Library Tour

Town: Melbourne

Address: 328 Swanston Street, Melbourne, 3000, VIC

Classes, Lessons, Workshops and Talks

Discover the fascinating history of State Library Victoria and explore some of the many iconic spaces with a one-hour tour hosted by their friendly and passionate volunteers.

The spaces you’ll visit include:

The library’s magnificent heritage reading rooms (La Trobe Reading Room and Redmond Barry Reading Room) where visitors can browse collections of books, magazines and music

Their renowned galleries and The Ian Potter Queens Hall

The new display of Ned Kelly’s armour, alongside his colourfully worded Jerilderie letter.

Each tour can facilitate 10 people, and bookings are essential.




15-06-2024 to 30-08-2024

Originally Started: 06-06-2023