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.
Drill Hall: December update: - read the Royal Historical Society of Victoria's proposal for a secure future at the Drill Hall with a Committee of Management.
- 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.
- JUDGE WILLIS CASEBOOKSThe Judge Willis Casebooks are an invaluable record of Victoria's early legal jurisdiction and early Port Phillip life.
Coming Up at the RHSV
15/03/2015 Botanical Riches of the St Kilda Cemetery 18/03/2015 The Hon Chief Justice Marilyn Warren AC: ‘Eureka - 160 years on’ 11/04/2015 Gallipoli and Beyond 1915 (Boroondara) - Publication Launch 11/04/2015 Performance - Girls in Grey 11/04/2015 Walking Tour Soldiers' Memorials Kew
Phone: 03 9326 9288 | The RHSV acknowledges the support of the Victorian Government through Arts Victoria.