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State Library Bricktoria: building the dome

Date
10 January 2022, 11:00am06 February 2022, 4:00pm
CostFree
BookingsBookings required
Location Keith Murdoch Gallery
Swanston Street Welcome Zone
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Watch the magic happen!

Perfect for children, families and LEGO® brick admirers alike, a large-scale LEGO® brick model of State Library Victoria will be built piece-by-piece by the Brickman’s team over a two-week period this summer. 

Be sure to watch the live-action as these practitioners piece together the details of the Library, with half of the model showing the outside of the Library and the other half looking inside at the iconic spaces you know and love. From the intricate details of the Domed Reading Room to the book stacks and the iconic faces you see at the Library; this recreation promises to amaze and inspire its audience. 

The finished model will be on display from Monday 24 January to Sunday 6 February.

Please note: The model will be unavailable to view on Thursday 27 January from 12.30pm to close and will only be available to view on Saturday the 29 January with a free ticket to Face-to-face with the Brickman.

View our full list of State Library Bricktoria events.

Planning your visit

State Library Victoria is a Child Safe Organisation.

Children 12 and under must be accompanied by an adult.

Visitors over the age of 12 years and two months will need to check in using the Service Victoria app and will be asked to provide proof of vaccination, either with a digital certificate linked to the Service Vic app or a printed copy of their vaccination certificate along with identification. Read more about a COVID-safe Library