'The changing face of Victoria' tour

Join a free guided tour to see highlights of the Changing face of Victoria exhibition in the Dome Galleries.

Date
31 January 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
01 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
02 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
03 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
04 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
05 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
06 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
07 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
08 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
09 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
10 February 2019, 2:00pm3:00pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Bookings not required, except for groups. Tel 8664 7099 for more information. Meet next to Readings Bookshop in the Russell Street Welcome Zone at 2pm.
Location Meet next to Readings Bookshop
Russell Street Welcome Zone
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

'The changing face of Victoria' temporary closure

Please note: The changing face of Victoria will be closed from 11 to 22 February while we fill it with more than 220 new collection items. Level 5 of the Dome Galleries will also be closed during this time. Ned Kelly's armour is moving to a new location. It will be temporarily off display while we prepare it for a new exhibition in our world-class Victoria Gallery, opening May 2019.

About the tour

Join a free guided tour of the magnificent domed La Trobe Reading Room and see highlights of The changing face of Victoria exhibition. Discover the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria. Meet historic characters from infamous bushranger Ned Kelly to ill-fated explorers Burke and Wills, and learn about the everyday lives of generations of Victorians.
New items and stories are added to this exhibition twice yearly, revealing different aspects of the Library's historic collection.

The Changing face of Victoria exhibition is on Level 5 of the Dome Galleries, overlooking the La Trobe Reading Room in the heart of the Library.

Meet next to Readings Bookshop in the Russell Street Welcome Zone.

Note: this tour is for the general public. For school tours, browse our range of programs for primary and secondary school groups, led by education professionals.