Dome at Dusk: Remembering Georges – stories from Melbourne's most elegant store


Nahum Barnet 1855-1931, architect, Georges, Collins Street, Melbourne [ca. 1913 - ca. 1920]
12 September 2019, 6:00pm6:30pm
Location Dome Galleries, Level 5
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

When Georges closed its doors on 5 October 1995, it had been trading for 115 years. Yet this famous department store, situated at the ‘Paris End’ of Collins Street, still lingers in the minds of many.

Join Annette Cooper, author of Remembering Georges, as she evokes a bygone era through rare objects including packaging, fashion illustrations and advertising posters currently on display in The changing face of Victoria exhibition.

Please note: Due to a temporary closure of the Dome Galleries for urgent repairs, this event has been cancelled. We apologise for any inconvenience.