Dome at dusk: A trip to Cremorne Gardens

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ST GILL, Cremorne Gardens from South Side of Yarra nr Col- Andersons (detail), 1855. 
19 July 2018, 6:00pm6:30pm
Location Dome Galleries, Level 5
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Discover the sights and sounds of Cremorne Gardens, where 19th-century pleasure seekers were entertained with fireworks displays, modelled panoramas, large dance floors and Australia’s first hot-air balloon ascent.
At this Changing Face of Victoria exhibition talk, you’ll also meet George Coppin, the entrepreneur and comic actor who became joint proprietor in 1856.

About Dome at dusk

Join us under the Dome at dusk for a series of specialist collection talks. Enjoy an evening of curiosity with our curators as they reveal the stories behind some of their most exciting collection discoveries in the dome galleries.