History & heritage exhibitions
The Swamp Vanishes
23 Jan 2020 - 23 Jul 2020, RHSV, Gallery Downstairs
This exhibition traces how a significant wetland, between the Yarra River and Moonee Ponds Creek, vanished from sight.
The Changing Face of Victoria
18 Jan 2019 - 18 Dec 2020, State Library Victoria
Visit a remarkable free exhibition that tells the stories of the people, places and events that have shaped Victoria.
In the Shadows
11 Dec 2019 - 29 May 2020, Victorian Archives Centre
In the Shadows features archival images from the State Government and National Archives collections, alongside contemporary street photography.
Velvet, Iron, Ashes
24 Oct 2019 - 12 Jul 2020, State Library Victoria
Discover surprising connections between extraordinary people, events and icons from Victoria's history.
World of the Book
18 Jan 2019 - 31 Dec 2020, State Library of Victoria
Explore a world of ideas and imagination in this exhibition showcasing the history of book design, production and illustration.
River of Language
30 Oct 2019 - 1 Jun 2020, Bunjilaka
A multimedia soundscape exhibition that celebrates UNESCO's International Year of Indigenous Languages and the 25th anniversary of VACL.
Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks
24 May 2019 - 5 Apr 2020, Immigration Museum
Our Bodies, Our Voices, Our Marks is a suite of exhibitions and experiences exploring the art of tattoo.
27 Jun 2019 - 30 Jun 2021, Old Treasury Building
Discover 'wayward women' and meet some women who don't fit the stereotype of demure Victorian womanhood.
The Invention of Melbourne
1 Aug 2019 - 2 Mar 2020, Old Treasury Building
The Invention of Melbourne presents a rare opportunity to see some little-known treasures of gold rush-era Melbourne.