Royal Historical Society of Victoria. Promoting and preserving the history of Victoria.
The mission of the Society is to promote among our members, member societies, and the wider public, an interest in and understanding of Australian history, with a focus on the Victorian experience, to act as the peak body on behalf of local and specialist historical societies throughout Victoria, and as the historical society for the City of Melbourne.
- COLLECTIONSThe RHSV collection is a treasure trove including manuscripts, books, pamphlets, ephemera, photographs, artworks and maps.
- EXHIBITIONSThe RHSV's exhibitions engage a wide range of issues regarding Victoria's history, showcasing material from our collection.
- VICTORIAN COMMUNITY HISTORY AWARDSApplications for the 2014 Victorian Community History are closed.
Coming Up at the RHSV
Monday 25 August:, RHSV Walking Tour of the Flagstaff Gardens. 10am and 1.00pm. Approx 1.5 hours. Bookings available: 9326 9288. Free.
Friday 29 August:, The Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council & RHSV present a Melbourne Day talk "Mapping Melbourne" 1pm to 2.15pm. Bookings email@example.com
- Monday 25 August:, RHSV Walking Tour of the Flagstaff Gardens. 10am and 1.00pm. Approx 1.5 hours. Bookings available: 9326 9288. Free.
25/08/2014 RHSV - Walking Tours of the Flagstaff Gardens 27/08/2014 Writing Migrant history 28/08/2014 Writing Family History 29/08/2014 RHSV - "Mapping Melbourne" - A Melbourne Day Event 01/09/2014 Surrey Hills - 'Who lived at your house? How to research the history of your house.'
Phone: 03 9326 9288 | The RHSV acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.