The Old Treasury Building is one of Melbourne's finest 19th century buildings. Visit this exciting museum, showcasing the history of Melbourne and Victoria.

Opening Hours

10am - 4pm
Sunday to Friday
(closed Saturdays)


General visit FREE
(Donations welcome)

School and guided tours by appointment. Fees apply.


20 Spring Street
Melbourne 3000

Wild Colonial Boys- Open until 15 April 2018

Discover the long history of bushranging in Victoria, with some new and little-known characters from our frontier past.


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    31 October at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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    5 November at 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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    Discover the rare and little known paintings of Melbourne from the 1840s to the 1870s, from the Roy Morgan Research Centre Collection. These paintings, watercolours and lithographs provide an insider’s glimpse of the early beginnings of colonial Melbourne and offer an insight into the life of Melb...

    23 November at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM