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South Rotunda

The South Rotunda (formerly Blue Rotunda) hosts small exhibitions and provides access to both the Heritage Collections Reading Room and the Newspapers and Family History Reading Rooms.

Visit the South Rotunda's current exhibition, Peter Wille: Out driving, a photographic survey of Melbourne's modernist architecture from the 1950s and '60s.

About the South Rotunda

Built in 1928, this intimate gallery space was formerly part of the McArthur Gallery (now the Newspapers and Family History Reading Rooms), linking to the Cowen Gallery.


Monday to Thursday 10am–9am
Friday to Sunday 10am–6pm