Newspaper resources: Newspaper Reading Room services will operate from the Genealogy Centre 2 November 2013 – April 2014. More information
Kids! Visit our exhibition Rome: Piranesi's vision then make your very own travel book. Bookings required.
Kiki, a young witch, and her chatty black cat journey into a world of fun-filled escapades and embark on the experience of a lifetime! Bookings required.
Explore the virtual world of the popular Minecraft game in this two-day workshop. For ages 8–12.
See Ned Kelly’s armour and hear his story, then make a replica of his helmet. Bookings required.
Discover stories, songs, rhymes and creative activities. For ages 3 to 5.
A fun session of stories, songs & rhymes, designed to help very young children to explore language. For ages up to 2.
Visit the Free, secular and democratic exhibition, then make your own travel book to take home! For ages 5 to 10. Free! Bookings required.
Hear Dreamtime stories told by an Indigenous storyteller, in celebration of NAIDOC Week. For ages 3 to 7.
The Library is open seven days a week, excluding some public holidays.
Monday to Thursday: 10am–9pm
Friday to Sunday: 10am–6pm
328 Swanston St,Melbourne, Victoria 3000 AustraliaTel +61 3 8664 7000
Nearest train station:Melbourne Central
Nearest tram stop:
Cnr Swanston &La Trobe streets
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