Researching the State's archival collection can be a rewarding research journey. We offer monthly tours and training throughout the year to help you navigate archival research and find the records you're looking for. If there are no events scheduled below please check back. 

 

Parliament House Open Day

roof of parliament house Tour
10.30am Sun 18 Mar
Parliament House
Spring Street, Melbourne

See inside Parliament House. There is much to explore inside one of Victoria’s most significant landmarks. Public Record Office Victoria will host a stall in Queens Hall on the day, come by and say 'hi'! Bookings not required. 

FREE
FREE

Women and the criminal justice system

mugshot of francis knorr Talk
1pm Weds 14 Mar
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

The Australian Women's Archives Project (AWAP) and Public Record Office Victoria (PROV) invite you to a special event in March, investigating the topic of Women and the Criminal Justice System in Victoria.

FREE
FREE
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Photo Gallery Launch: Beyond Bluestone

Melbourne Underground Rail Loop Parliament Station 1976 Talk
2pm Sat 17 Mar
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

Join history and photography lovers for the VAC Gallery's latest show Beyond Bluestone. Part of Melbourne Design Week 2018. 

 

 

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Behind the scenes tour

Leigh Kinrade giving tour Tour
11am Thurs 22 Feb
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

Ever wondered what's deep down in the archive? Join our free one-hour guided tour.

 

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Volunteer training session

Women on tour of archives Training
11am Thurs 8 Feb
Victorian Archives Centre
99 Shiel Street, North Melbourne

Learn about how to volunteer at the archives including: roles and responsibilities; tour of work areas; Q&A session.

Free
Free
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