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

The building is located on the land of the Kulin Nations. We acknowledge and pay our respects to the Traditional Custodians, past and present.

The museum will be CLOSED Friday 27 September 2019 for the AFL Grand Final until 2pm.

Museum
Opening Hours

10am - 4pm
(last entry 3.45pm)
Sunday to Friday
(closed Saturdays)

Admission

General visit FREE (self-guided)
(Donations welcome)

School and guided tours by appointment. Fees apply.

Location

20 Spring Street
Melbourne 3000

The Old Treasury Building Museum is a small venue.  We strongly encourage groups to book a guided tour in advance.  Walk-in groups will be admitted at the discretion of Management and admission will depend on other bookings on the day.

Wayward Women? free exhibition now open!

Events

  • The Archbishop and the Artist: Goold and Von Guerard

    Eugene von Guérard’s first contact with James Alipius Goold took place in the unruly setting of Ballarat’s goldfields, in November 1853. Their ongoing and little-known association, built on shared interests and experiences, sheds new light on the lives of Melbourne’s leading landscape painter...

    1 October at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • The legacy of Leonardo da Vinci

    This year marks 500 years since the death of the celebrated Leonardo da Vinci (15 April 1452 – 2 May 1519), the extraordinary Italian polymath of the Renaissance whose wide-ranging areas of interest that included invention, drawing, painting, sculpting, architecture, science, music, mathematics, e...

    8 October at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • William Wardell Seminar

    An evening of architectural discussion presented by the Office of the Victorian Government Architect. Speakers: State Government Architect- Jill Garner The Gothic Bank- Peter Lovell St Patrick’s Cathedral- Arthur Andronas.   Part of the Public Program series for The Invention of Melbourn...

    8 October at 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM