View the Melbourne Panorama when you tour the Old Treasury Building.

Take a tour of the Old Treasury Building with one of our qualified guides!

Gain a greater understanding of the building and exhibitions, and visit areas inaccessible to the general public.

NB: For SCHOOL tours, please see our dedicated page. ESL and Tertiary groups will be charged student rates.


Available Tours

Our General Tour will showcase the exhibitions, including the beautiful building. See areas of the building inaccessible to the general public, including the Executive Council Chamber. This historic room is where the Governor of Victoria has met for over 150 years to sign legislation into law. Find out more about Melbourne's fascinating gold rush past!

Go behind the scenes of the Old Treasury to see the wonderful Paintings of Early Melbourne. This rare and exciting collection of paintings is kindly on loan from the Roy Morgan Research Centre collection. This collection provides an insiders glimpse of the early beginnings of the colony of Melbourne and offers an insight into the life of Melbournians from the 1840s to 1870s.

Interested in a specific area of history or aspect of the exhibitions? Let us know! We can tailor our tours to any subject matter.

Group tours cost $10 per person (minimum group size 8 people). Tours take approximately one hour.


Scheduled Tours

The Old Treasury Building offers monthly tours of the Paintings of Early Melbourne, and on occasion, tours of the building.
Bookings are essential for these tours.
No minimum numbers apply.

  • Paintings of Early Melbourne

    18 November at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    |Recurring Event (See all)

    One event on 13 May, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 22 June, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 15 July, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 15 August, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 30 September, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 11 October, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 18 November, 2018 at 11:00am

    One event on 3 December, 2018 at 11:00am