The Old Treasury Building has been at the centre of many of Melbourne’s civic celebrations and public events over the past 150 years. This program explores the role people have played in the development and character of early Melbourne. Examine the building, one of the finest nineteenth century buildings in Australia.

Levels 3 & 4
History: Community, Remembrance and Celebrations

Governor Hopetoun arriving at the Old Treasury Building. The celebration drew thousands of people to the building.
State Library of Victoria image.