History & heritage exhibitions
Stories from Detention
17 Mar 2017 - 2 Jul 2017, Immigration Museum
This exhibition explores personal stories from people who have sought or are seeking, asylum and refuge in Australia.
Instrument of Change
24 Mar 2017 - 31 Aug 2017, Grainger Museum
Delve into the guitar's varied contexts in this exhibition that features rare and beautiful instruments on-loan from a private collection.
Mirror of the World: Books and Ideas
1 Mar 2017 - 1 Jan 2018, State Library of Victoria
Delight in the Mirror of the World exhibition and discover the many rare and beautiful books held in the State Library's collections.
The Changing Face of Victoria
21 Feb 2017 - 31 Dec 2017, State Library of Victoria
Visit a remarkable free exhibition that tells the stories of the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria.
Our Odyssey: Ithacans in Melbourne
19 Nov 2016 - 4 Jun 2017, Immigration Museum
Celebrate Melbourne’s Ithacan community with an exhibition of objects, textiles, photographs and migration stories.
Wild Colonial Boys
19 Sep 2016 - 17 Nov 2017, Old Treasury Building
Explore the frontier society of early Victoria through the bushrangers who terrorised townships and caused public panic.