Friday, 4 August 2017–Sunday, 26 November 2017
Uncover a piece of history
World of the book
EXHIBITION NOW OPEN
Music from the movies
Muslim Arts Festival
The State Library is the keeper of Victoria's history – and home to millions of stories. Get to know the treasures and curiosities from our incredible collection, and hear tales from our community and from inside the Library.
Famed magician Chung Ling Soo died on March 24, 1918, performing his bullet catch trick.
We’re taking a trip around the globe with some amazing photographs, photo albums, diaries and posters from our collection. Enjoy!
Come behind the scenes & hear from our experts
Walter Crane is today best known for his ornately illustrated 19th century children’s books.